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Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps

Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps (Hardback)

By Marshall, Tim
Illustrated by Easton, Grace
Illustrated by Smith, Jessica

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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 ho...w 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
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ISBN 9781783964130
Released NZ 1 Nov 2019
Publisher Elliott & Thompson Limited
Format Hardback
Availability
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ISBN-13 9781783964130
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Elliott & Thompson Limited
Imprint Elliott & Thompson Limited
Released 1 Nov 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Marshall, Tim
Illustrated by Easton, Grace
Illustrated by Smith, Jessica
Category Award Winning
Embargos & Sanctions
Human Geography
Number of Pages 80
Dimensions Width: 245mm
Height: 305mm
Dewey Code 320.12
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Geopolitics, World politics
NBS Text International Relations
ONIX Text General/trade

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