"If Americans revered veteran China correspondents the way Chinese communists revere their founding revolutionaries, former Los Angeles Times bureau chief Jim Mann would justly be hailed as an 'immortal.'"
--This text refers to the
-Clay Chandler, editor, Fortune Asia
"Mr. Mann has perfectly described the blend of hope and cynicism that currently underpins American policy toward China."
-Gordon S. Chang, The New York Sun
About the Author
is author in residence at Johns Hopkins Universitys Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and the author of Rise of the Vulcans, About Face
, and Beijing Jeep
. He was previously the Los Angles Times
Beijing bureau chief.