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Podcasts from Spectator writers
The Chinese Question: The Gold Rushes and Global Politics by Mai Ngai reviewed
By Simon Winchester
Latitude: The True Story of the World’s First Scientific Expedition by Nicholas Crane reviewed
An orange or an egg? Determining the shape of the world
How 19th-century gold rushes led to a distrust of China
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.