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Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps


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  • Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps 
    Title: Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps
    Author: MARSHALL TIM
    Format: HARDCOVER
    Publication date: 01/11/2019
    Imprint: Elliott & Thompson
    Price: $35.00
    Publishing status: Active

    How did the USA become a superpower? Why do people go to war? And why are some countries rich while others are so poor? The answers to these questions and many more in this eye-opening book, which uses maps to explain how geography has shaped the history of our world. Discover how the choices of world leaders are swayed by mountains, rivers and seas - and why geography means that history is always repeating itself. This remarkable, unique introduction to world affairs will inspire curious young minds everywhere.Praise for Prisoners of Geography: “A fresh way of looking at maps . . . as guideposts to the often thorny relations between nations” - New York Times “One of the best books about geopolitics you could imagine” - Nicholas Lezard, Evening Standard

    ISBN: 9781783964130
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