Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need To Know About Global Politics

Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need To Know About Global Politics ഥ Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need To Know About Global Politics library ඏ PDF by Tim Marshall ණ Quite simply, one of the best books about geopolitics you could imagine reading it is like having a light shone on your understanding Marshall is clear headed, lucid and possessed of an almost uncanny ability to make the broad picture accessible and coherent the book is, in a way which astonished me, given the complexities of the subject, unputdownable I can t think of another book that explains the world situation so well Nicholas Lezard, Evening Standard A fresh and original insight into the geopolitics behind today s foreign policy challenges Andrew Neil Crisply written and brilliantly argued Dame Ann Leslie An essential and detailed reflection of the geopolitical dynamics that exist globally Dr Sajjan M Gohel Sharp insights into the way geography shapes the choices of world leaders Gideon Rachman, Financial TimesA timely reminder of the importance of geopolitics A good bluffer s guide for the members of the newly elected Foreign Affairs and Defence Select Committees Keith Simpson MP, summer reading list recommendationsMarshall s latest book explains how politics is nothing without geography, in his crisp and compelling style What he really excels at is capturing the psychology of nations and giving maps a power that politicians must tame Top Ten Holiday Reads Dan Lewis, Stanfords, WorldTravelGuide.netThere are few foreign correspondents in the current British media who can present an overview of a political situation quite like Tim Marshall in Prisoners of Geography he presents this knowledge and experience quite brilliantly It s a cleverly written book and underlines what makes Tim Marshall such an effective voice on world affairs A very good idea, very well executed and perhaps as one expected very entertainingly written Professor Anthony Glees, Director, Centre for Security and Intelligence Studies BUCSIS , The University of BuckinghamShows the ways geography shapes not just history but human destiny In an ever complex, chaotic and interlinked world, Prisoners of Geography is a concise and useful primer on geo politics Marshall is not afraid to ask tough questions and provide sharp answers Adam LeBor, NewsweekRemarkable and stimulating an eye opener in every sense I now understand in ways that I never did before how much impact physical geography has on political reality Within these pages you will find a heady mixture of accurate analysis and almost poetic description If you are worried about the dumbing down of news but want to find out for yourself what lies behind the international headlines, this book would be a great place to start Richard Littledale, bloggerA reminder of the salience of geography in international affairs Ideologies may come and go but, says Marshall, who served a long stint as diplomatic editor of Britain s Sky News, such geopolitical facts of life endure Daniel Dombey, Financial TimesAn exceptional work, well researched, argued and documented a treasure of information to satisfy the specialist researcher into contemporary geopolitics and offers a riveting insight to the general reader or student It is all covered in this magnificent book, which I highly recommend Nehad Ismail, writer and broadcaster Compels a fresh way of looking at maps not just as objects for orientation or works of art, but as guideposts to the often thorny relations between nations The New York TimesDifficult to put down Marshall succeeds in making lucid a complex topic Chris Tilbury, Prospect An introduction to geopolitics and geo strategy worth reading as a commentary on the subject Army Rumour Service review a timely reminder that despite technological advances, geography is always there, often forcing the hand of world leaders Mark Cooper Jones, Geographical A fascinating analysis of geopolitical relationships that reminds the reader that politics is nothing without geography A very timely read, given the state of foreign affairs. 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    • 2.4
    • 199
    • Hardcover
    • Tim Marshall
    • English
    • 27 January 2017
    • 256 pages