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The Resource The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan

The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan

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The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate
Title
The revenge of geography
Title remainder
what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Kaplan
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The insights, discoveries, and theories of great geographers and geopolitical thinkers of the past look back at critical pivots in history and then look forward at the evolving global scene
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10144175
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1952-
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Kaplan, Robert D.
Dewey number
320.12
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Political geography
Target audience
adult
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what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate
Label
The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan
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Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Bosnia to Baghdad -- The revenge of geography -- Herodotus and his successors -- The Eurasian map -- The Nazi distortion -- The Rimland thesis -- The allure of sea power -- The "crisis of room" -- The geography of European divisions -- Russia and the independent heartland -- The geography of Chinese power -- India's geographical dilemma -- The Iranian pivot -- The former Ottoman Empire -- Braudel, Mexico, and grand strategy
Control code
000048498691
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 403 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781400069835
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
maps.
Label
The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Bosnia to Baghdad -- The revenge of geography -- Herodotus and his successors -- The Eurasian map -- The Nazi distortion -- The Rimland thesis -- The allure of sea power -- The "crisis of room" -- The geography of European divisions -- Russia and the independent heartland -- The geography of Chinese power -- India's geographical dilemma -- The Iranian pivot -- The former Ottoman Empire -- Braudel, Mexico, and grand strategy
Control code
000048498691
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 403 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781400069835
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
maps.

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