James Newman

James Newman
James holds a BA in Politics and Modern History from the University of Manchester, in the UK. His interests span from late imperial China through to the First and Second World Wars, and the Cold War. He hopes to undertake an MA in history soon.

How Rich Was Imperial China?

  China today is an economic superpower, predicted to overtake the U.S. by 2028. The perception in the West today of China as a modern,...

The Taiping Rebellion: The Bloodiest Civil War You’ve Never Heard of

  The Taiping Rebellion, which broke out in 1850, would come to be the bloodiest civil war in human history. Historians estimate it may have...