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The Trial of the Century
A Short Story
2,600 words

Famine, genocide, nuclear war. The craziest and most reckless of all North Korean leaders - known by the moniker Kim Il-Caligula – has plunged Asia into crisis it hasn't seen in generations. Now he stands trial before Teragai Noyan, a man hand-picked by Harujin himself.


Taking place nearly a century before the events of The Hounds of Harujin, The Trial of the Century is the earliest yet of all stories in The Mongolian Book of the Sky, the story of how Harujin first ripped whole swaths of Asia away from the modern world, and began creating the epoch that would come to bear his name....

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18 minutes
Read by Andrew C. Bunton
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