Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World
Publish date: 2016-10-26
Publisher: Audiobooks.com Publishing
Edition language: English
A quick and easy read that explains why countries distrust their neighbours, and how and why China is taking over the world.
All throughout this book I kept asking what he now had to say about this and that because it is three years since he wrote the book and Korea has a nuclear weapons capabilities now and the US has a new president and a number of other significant changes. Fascinating book. It will give you a whole ne...
There are so many quotes from this book that I want to show you. It brings politics right up to date, and ties it in with how military aggression, politics and populations have been affected by the geographical bounds. Mountain ranges, marshes, waterways, boundaries shifting as rivers change, the re...