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Never Turn Back

China and the Forbidden History of the 1980s

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$32.95 • £28.95 • €29.95

ISBN 9780674241848

Publication Date: 10/18/2022


432 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

15 photos

Belknap Press


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Julian Gewirtz is author of Unlikely Partners: Chinese Reformers, Western Economists, and the Making of Global China (called “a gripping read” by The Economist). His writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, Financial Times, Past & Present, and Foreign Affairs. He has been a Rhodes Scholar, Senior Fellow for China Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, and Lecturer in History at Columbia University. He is currently serving as China Director on the United States National Security Council (NSC); his work on Never Turn Back: China and the Forbidden History of the 1980s was completed before his government service and does not necessarily reflect the views of the US government or NSC.

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