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A Long Time Ago

China and East Asia have millennia of history before the 1978 advent of the First Time in History era. Here's some of it.

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Podcasts

A growing library, we hope . . .

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Blog

No need for any explanation of this one, right?

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1978 - WTO (2001)

The first 23 years of the First Time in History phenomenon.

Quarrelling Cousins

Over the millenia, China's most, er, dynamic international engagement has been with Japan. Quarrelling Cousins collects China-Japan tales, from long ago through today.

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WTO to the 2020s

The most recent two decades, and a look at what's to come.

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Talks and Such

FTIH on the 'road', mostly digitally.