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By Patrick Tyler

ISBN-10: 1586480057

ISBN-13: 9781586480059

ISBN-10: 1891620371

ISBN-13: 9781891620379

Hailed as "absorbing" via the New York Times and "suspense-filled" by way of Foreign Affairs, Patrick Tyler's A nice Wall turned an rapid vintage; a must-read for someone thinking about the advanced and combative dating among the world's greatest and the world's strongest international locations. And not anyone may inform this tale higher than Patrick Tyler, veteran journalist and previous Beijing bureau leader of the New York Times. utilizing awesome unique reporting from his years in China; interviews with presidents, secretaries of country, chinese language officers, and different key leaders; and 15,000 pages of newly declassified records, Tyler illuminates a dating often shrouded in secrecy, miscommunication, contention, fascination, and worry. A nice Wall is vital interpreting for somebody drawn to China and a person fascinated with the transferring dynamics of post-Cold struggle geopolitics.

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