David Wingrove is the Hugo Award-winning co-author (with Brian Aldiss) of Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction, and co-author of the first three Myst books - novelizations of one of the world's bestselling computer games. He is also author of the Roads to Moscow trilogy, as well as countless critical works of the genre. Beneath the Tree of Heaven is volume 12 in one of the most ambitious works of science fiction ever published.
"One of the masterpieces of the decade." Washington Post; "I found myself drawn into Chung Kuo as into temptation." The Times; "Colossal...an elaborately frightening vision of the future." Sunday Times; "Imagine a collaboration between James Clavell and the late Frank Herbert." San Francisco Chronicle; "...finally delivers SF into the hands of an English Proust." Brian Aldiss; "Riveting." Guardian