For decades, European countries assumed that China is a benign force in international relations.
Peattie, Drea, and van de Ven, eds., The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945, 2010
This review by Roger Brown was originally published by the H-War discussion list and is reproduced here under Creative Commons license.
Craughwell, The Rise and Fall of the Second Largest Empire in History: How Genghis Khan's Mongols Almost Conquered the World, 2010
Timothy May reviews the book for H-War, June 2010.
Yongjin Zhang reviews the book for H-Diplo.
This edited volume was reviewed by Sven Saaler for H-Genocide in September 2009. It is reprinted here under Creative Commons license.
Bill Sewell reviews the book for H-US-Japan.
Paul Lococo Jr. reviews the book for H-War.
Ian Welch reviews the book for H-Asia.
Kent McKeever reviews the book for H-Asia.
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.