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Fire of the Dragon shortlisted for Orwell Prize for Political Writing

  11 May '23   |  Posted by: Birlinn

We are thrilled to share the news that The Fire of the Dragon: China’s New Cold War by Ian Williams has been shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2023.

This important book delves into the new cold war between China and the west, examining its many fronts – from Taiwan and the South China Sea to the Indian frontier, the Arctic and cyberspace. Wide-ranging and meticulously researched by former foreign correspondent for Channel 4, The Fire of the Dragon is essential reading. It proclaims the clear and sobering message that we must open our eyes to the reality of China’s rise and its ruthless bid for global dominance.

Read more about the whole shortlist of remarkable books here.

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