Mr. Tsung is a descendant of a family that served as chamberlains
to the Ch'ing Dynastythose who ruled China from 1644
A.D. to about 1911, close to eleven hundred years ago. They
were the last dynasty before China became a People's Republic
(and before the initial attack by the Psychlo
His family always kept up on its background, expecting someday
a dynasty they could serve would come back into power.
Becoming an advisor to Jonnie
Goodboy Tyler, Mr. Tsung instructs him in the arts of
politics and diplomacyskills which may prove more valuable
to the resistance than the numbers in their ranks or the strength
of their weapons.