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By Thomas Hoover

(Bantam 1988)

”A monetary mystery correct out of the headlines.” Adam Smith

Wall highway, homicide, forex manipulation. A mysterious jap industrialist starts off an incredible 'hedging' within the US markets. weeks later, in Japan’s Inland Sea, divers operating for him get well the Imperial Sword, given to Japan's first Emperor through the solar Goddess. Can a lone American legal professional cease him from bringing down the US?

A high-finance, high-tech mystery that competently anticipated the 1987 inventory industry crash. It was once the 1st fictional therapy of an enormous overseas drawback of the Eighties. Set in locales as diversified as Wall road and the workplaces of Japan's strong exchange Ministry, THE SAMURAI approach describes a situation of homicide, around the globe forex manipulation, a revival of Japan's smoldering nationalism, and is determined opposed to a heritage of a brand new high-tech computing device milieu. Matthew Walton, a contract company 'takeover' attorney is employed by way of a mysterious eastern industrialist to buy a brand new York place of work development and start an important 'hedging' within the monetary markets. weeks later, off an island within the Inland Sea, divers operating for the industrialist's association, get better the unique Imperial Sword, given to Japan's first Emperor through the sunlight Goddess, Japan's 'Excalibur', and misplaced in a sea conflict in 1185. He varieties an '800-Year Fund' and billions of yen stream to his fingertips. He then dumps the entire Treasuries Japan had obtained and devastates the yank economy.

As the tale rushes to its wonderful end, Matt Walton is going to Japan and determines that the 'Imperial Sword' is, in truth an strange vintage he as soon as owned himself.

Tags: Wall highway, jap inventory marketplace, Treasury Bonds, inventory industry, Imperial Sword, Emperor of Japan, jap background, Supercomputer, MITI

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As he sat there, gazing across the placid water dotted with lotuses at the foreshore and framed with willows at the far horizon, his silver hair contrasted with the marine blue of the robe to create a presence easily as striking as the garden itself. For a time he merely knelt, silently contemplating the view and listening to the metrical drip of water from a bamboo spout situated just at the edge of the steps. Finally he turned and picked up his sumi stick, a block of dried ink made from soot, and carefully began to rub it against the concave face of an ancient inkstone, till its cupped water darkened to just the proper shade.

Looked like it had. " He wasn't smiling as I headed out the door. Henderson, who could slumber like a baby when he was down a million for the day, didn't look like he had much rest ahead that night. For all my brave talk, I didn't either. Now that the rain was over, I wandered over to Fifth to look at the trees sparkling in the streetlights. And to think. If you're from West Texas, you love to see green things wet. Then I hailed a cab downtown, still with lots of unanswered questions on the subject of Matsuo Noda.

How, one might inquire, did all this expertise come about? To stick to materials research, if you think a moment you realize it's a discipline that actually must have begun in the latter days of the Stone Age. "High technology" in those times meant figuring new ways to use fire and clay to create something nature had neglected to provide. Not integrated circuits, but a decent water pot. And the Japanese have been making terrific pots for a thousand years. As it happens, some historians claim the very first Japanese pottery was made in the province of Tamba, near Kyoto.

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