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How the west won – but isn’t winning any more

When Mahatma Gandhi was once asked by a reporter what he thought of western civilisation, he famously replied - with delicate irony - that he thought it would be a good idea. Kenneth Clarke had no sense of irony when, in 1969, he made his famous tele

19th March, 2011

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By Niall Ferguson

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