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By Jin Yong,Anna Holmwood

China. The yr is 1200. The tune Empire has been defeated within the north by means of invading Jurchen forces. driven additional south, the empire is at risk of cave in and the chinese language inhabitants is livid.

Now it falls to lone patriots informed within the martial arts to avoid wasting China.

Guo Jing's father used to be one such hero, killed in defence of his state. His mom used to be pressured to escape to the sides of the empire, the place Guo Jing used to be stated battling with Genghis Khan. Yang Kang, Guo Jing's sworn brother for the reason that beginning, grew as much as a unique destiny one of the enemy.

Enter Qiu Chuji, a Taoist priest famed for his martial prowess and burning patriotism. Enlisting assistance from the eccentric band of martial artists often called the Seven Freaks of the South, he needs to locate the 2 younger males and teach them in a fashion befitting the reminiscence in their fathers, to take again China.

Translated from the chinese language by way of Anna Holmwood

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