Book Review: Revitalising the Silk Road—China’s Belt and Road Initiative by Richard T. Griffiths

@article{Chaudhuri2018BookRR,
  title={Book Review: Revitalising the Silk Road—China’s Belt and Road Initiative by Richard T. Griffiths},
  author={Debasish Chaudhuri (周士理)},
  journal={China Report},
  year={2018},
  volume={54},
  pages={248 - 251}
}
Bhutan, being drawn between Chinese blandishments and India’s firm restraining arm, is the site for shadow-boxing between the two Asian rivals. Post-Doklam, this drama is yet to play out fully. The Sino-Indian border story is succinctly related in the eighth chapter, with a convincing listing of the various causative factors behind the 1962 war. With no pressing incentives to alter the status quo, China is unlikely to move towards a resolution of the boundary, the author feels, unless the gap…