The King Makers
Published in Short Stories April 25, 1932 - part of the collection
With the Japanese controlling more and more of the Manchurian region of China, Vincent Connor knows it would take a miracle to find a way to counter their incursion. He hopes that miracle will lie in the form of Henry Chang-yin, last of the line of the Manchu dynasty. To make that a possibility, Connor will have to play king-maker.