From the Publisher:
A beautiful Eurasian waitress employed at Amsterdam's most elegant Japanese restaurant reports that her boyfriend, a Japanese art dealer, is missing. The police search throughout The Netherlands and finally locate a corpse. But to find the killer, the commissaris and de Gier must go to Japan and match wits with a jakusa chieftain in his lair. This is the fifth novel in the Amsterdam Cops series.
Janwillem van de Wetering: The Japanese Corpse. Soho Press, ISBN: 156947057X (July, 1996), 291 p., $12.00