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Pleasant, peripatetic musings revealing a great deal about the Chinese character.

As the Beijing correspondent for The New Yorker, Evan Osnos was on the ground in China for years, witness to profound political, economic, and cultural upheaval.

In Age of Ambition, he describes the greatest collision taking place in that country: the clash between the rise of the individual and the Communist Party’s struggle to retain control.

At the close of WWI, between January and July of 1919, delegates from around the world converged on Paris under the auspices of peace.

New countries were created, old empires were dissolved, and for six months, Paris was the center of the world. Weather can be deadly – especially when it strikes without warning.

It used to be that the American expats in China were the big shots. And what do they understand about China that we don't?

What's it like to be an American living in China now?

Misbehaving is his arresting, frequently hilarious account of the struggle to bring an academic discipline back down to earth - and change the way we think about economics, ourselves, and our world.

Daniel James Brown's robust book tells the story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the attention of millions of Americans.

staff writer and former China correspondent Osnos offers nimble, clever observations of a country squeezed between aspiration and authoritarianism.

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