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The Power of Geography Tim Marshall

The Power of Geography By Tim Marshall

The Power of Geography by Tim Marshall


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Tim Marshall's global bestseller Prisoners of Geography showed how every nation's choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. Since then, the geography hasn't changed. But the world has.

The Power of Geography Summary

The Power of Geography: Ten Maps That Reveals the Future of Our World by Tim Marshall

*THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER*

'I can't imagine reading a better book this year' Daily Mirror

Tim Marshall's global bestseller Prisoners of Geography showed how every nation's choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. Since then, the geography hasn't changed. But the world has.

In this revelatory new book, Marshall explores ten regions that are set to shape global politics in a new age of great-power rivalry: Australia, Iran, Saudi Arabia, the UK, Greece, Turkey, the Sahel, Ethiopia, Spain and Space. Find out why Europe's next refugee crisis is closer than it thinks as trouble brews in the Sahel; why the Middle East must look beyond oil and sand to secure its future; why the eastern Mediterranean is one of the most volatile flashpoints of the twenty-first century; and why the Earth's atmosphere is set to become the world's next battleground.

Delivered with Marshall's trademark wit and insight, this is a lucid and gripping exploration of the power of geography to shape humanity's past, present - and future.

'Another outstanding guide to the modern world. Marshall is a master at explaining what you need to know and why.' Peter Frankopan

The Power of Geography Reviews

'Quite simply, one of the best books about geopolitics you could imagine: reading it is like having a light shone on your understanding' - Nicholas Lezard, Evening Standard, on Prisoners of Geography

'An urgent and accessible study of the forces shaping our future on earth and beyond.' Ed Husain, author of The House of Islam


'A skilful navigation of the regions that could define geopolitics for future generations. One to read to stay ahead of the game.' Dharshini David, author of The Almighty Dollar


'A compelling account of the return of geopolitics by the master of maps.' Professor Brendan Simms, author of Britain's Europe


'An insight into what will shape the world . . . clear writing in complex times.' Eamonn Holmes

About Tim Marshall

Tim Marshall is a leading authority on foreign affairs with more than 30 years of reporting experience. He was diplomatic editor at Sky News, and before that was working for the BBC and LBC/IRN radio. He has reported from 40 countries and covered conflicts in Croatia, Bosnia, Macedonia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Syria and Israel. He is the author of the Sunday Times bestsellers Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps that Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics and Divided: Why We're Living in an Age of Walls; Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of Flags; and Shadowplay: Behind the Lines and Under Fire. He is founder and editor of the current affairs site TheWhatandtheWhy.com.

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GOR011428662
9781783965373
1783965371
The Power of Geography: Ten Maps That Reveals the Future of Our World by Tim Marshall
Used - Like New
Hardback
Elliott & Thompson Limited
20210422
272
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