It’s an almost unspoken sense of history. Of a nation that has seen its fortunes rise and fall. A sense of a scope of time, often unimagined in the West.
But today, that seems to be changing. China, now seems to want its rightful and earned place in the world. Howard French helps us to understand this in Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China's Push for Global Power.
My conversation with Howard French: