, Volume 69, Number 6

Michael Sheridan, Far East Correspondent, The Sunday Times
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Michael Sheridan is Far East Correspondent of The Sunday Times

China’s epic construction project is now the template for an even more grandiose water scheme

A torrent of water is released from the Three Gorges Dam. Photo: STR/AFP/Getty

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