Douglas Spelman on the legacy of World War II

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For a closer look at the legacy of World War II, and how events 70 years ago helped shape the political landscapes of countries like Japan, China and Germany. CCTV’s Susan Roberts spoke to Douglas Spelman. He’s an expert on East Asian history and language.  He explained the difference between how Germany and Japan handle the legacy of the war. 

Douglas Spelman on the legacy of World War II

Douglas Spelman on the legacy of World War II

For a closer look at the legacy of World War II - and, how events 70 years ago helped shape the political landscapes of countries like Japan, China and Germany. CCTV's Susan Roberts spoke to Douglas Spelman. He's an expert on East Asian history and language.  He explained the difference between how Germany and Japan handle the legacy of the war.