Search Results : James Fallows

Below are American writer and journalist James Fallows’ favorite books.

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Chinese Lessons: Five Classmates and the Story of the New China by John Pomfrets

Chinese Lessons: Five Classmates and the Story of the New China by John Pomfrets “A highly personal, honest, funny and well-informed account of China’s hyperactive effort to forget its pas
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Mr. China by Tim Clissold

Mr. China by Tim Clissold Mr. China tells the rollicking story of a young man who goes to China with the misguided notion that he will help bring the Chinese into the modern world, only to be schooled
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The Banquet Bug by Geling Yan

The Banquet Bug by Geling Yan Geling Yan captivates readers once more in her breakthrough novel. This is the fantastical tale of Dan Dong, an unemployed factory worker whose life takes a series of une
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Two Kinds of Time by Graham Peck

Two Kinds of Time by Graham Peck Graham Peck (1914-1968) made his first trip to China in 1935 and served with the U.S. Office of War Information in China throughout the 1940s. His memoir, Two Kinds of
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The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci by Jonathan Spence

The Memory Palace of Matteo Ricci by Jonathan Spence From the renowned historian and author of The Death of Woman Wang, a vivid and gripping account of the 16th-century missionary’s remarkable sojou
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China's Second Continent by Howard French

China’s Second Continent by Howard French Chinese immigrants of the recent past and unfolding twenty-first century are in search of the African dream. So explains indefatigable traveler Howard W
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The People's Republic of Amnesia by Louisa Li

The People’s Republic of Amnesia by Louisa Lim “One of the best analyses of the impact of Tiananmen throughout China in the years since 1989.” —The New York Times Book Review
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Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War by Ken Adelman

Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the Cold War by Ken Adelman The dramatic, first-hand account of the historic 1986 Reagan-Gorbachev summit in Iceland—the definitive weekend that was
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Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos

Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos From abroad, we often see China as a caricature: a nation of pragmatic plutocrats and ruthlessly dedicated students de
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The Big Short- Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis The real story of the crash began in bizarre feeder markets where the sun doesn’t shine and the SEC doesn’t dare, or bother, to
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