The myth of China's "Great State"

  New Statesman 

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The modern Chinese state claims to have always been one state with immutable borders – despite its many languages and cultures, and a Great Wall that is now in the middle of the country. " data-adaptive-image-768-img="" data-adaptive-image-max-img=""> Timothy Brook likes maps. He reads them with a forensic eye and interprets them with a historian’s imagination. In an ea
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