In China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: ShutterstockIn China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: Shutterstock
In China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: Shutterstock

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China’s Good War: Rana Mitter explores how national – and nationalist – narratives shape history

In his latest book, Rana Mitter, director of the China Centre at Oxford University, plots the diverging course of China’s World War II narrative, which has shifted to portray the nation as strong and victorious

Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia
In China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: ShutterstockIn China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: Shutterstock
In China's Good War, historian Rana Mitter chronicles the changing tides of official wartime narrative in China. Photo: Shutterstock
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