In an era when war is waged in terms of information more than direct attacks, having the right books on your shelf is a powerful protective arsenal.
With fiction and personal narratives that speak to the larger themes.
And a new book that gets it just right.
Making sense of the many challenges Biden faces.
Books to understand the alliances and strategies that Asian nations form to deal with — or profit from — China’s growing clout.
Understanding the Chinese perspective on their own history.
Listening to the voices China tries to silence.
With U.S.-China relations at a new low point, it is essential to read up on Chinese history, society and politics.
Book recommendations for our swift-changing times, including the first on-the-ground account of life in Wuhan during the lockdown.
Sure, dozens of op-ed columns address it every day, but to really understand the changes already underway, you need a good book.
Welcome to the Books Wire — our monthly page bringing you a smorgasbord of essential new reads on China.