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New history, old wounds

As the 70th anniversary of The Rape of Nanking approaches, China and Japan are trying to mend historical fences |

By Matt Steinglass
February 18, 2007

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Most people may believe that the reason for studying history is to learn what happened in the past," begins the foreword to Japan's "New History Textbook," "but that is not necessarily correct." (Full article: 1595 words)

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