The Miracle: The Epic Story of Asia's Quest for Wealth

Paperback | June 29, 2010

byMichael Schuman

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“If you are interested in how Asia became an economic tiger, read The Miracle.”
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An international bestseller, The Miracle by business journalist Michael Schuman offers a fascinating exploration of the most meaningful and far-reaching global event since World War II: the economic ascent of the Asian continent. CNN’s Wolf Blitzer calls The Miracle, “An amazing story and it’s all true,” while the New York Times praises Schuman for being, “not just a skilled reporter [but] also a gifted journalistic storyteller.” The Miracle is essential reading for anyone who truly wants to understand today’s—and tomorrow’s—world.<_o3a_p>

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“If you are interested in how Asia became an economic tiger, read The Miracle.”—New York Times An international bestseller, The Miracle by business journalist Michael Schuman offers a fascinating exploration of the most meaningful and far-reaching global event since World War II: the economic ascent of the Asian continent. CNN’s Wolf B...

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In little more than a generation, Asia has emerged from centuries of stagnation to become the rising force of the global economy. This transformation has been so spectacular that some have called it a miracle. How did it happen? Taking the reader from the docksides of Korea to the halls of India's finance ministry, The Miracle details ...

Michael Schuman has been a business journalist in Asia for more than ten years. He is currently the Asia business correspondent forTimeand covers economic issues for the entire continent. He also spent more than six years as a correspondent for theWall Street Journalin South Korea, Singapore, and Indonesia. He won an Overseas Press Clu...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 1.16 inPublished:June 29, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061346691

ISBN - 13:9780061346699

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“For readers unfamiliar with the story of Asia’s rise, Schuman provides an engaging and readable account of some of Asia’s key policy makers, national leaders and business tycoons. It is economics as biography, character as developmental destiny.”