1783964138
Hardback:Prisoners of geography : our world explained in 12 simple maps / Tim Marshall.:2019:Abridged and illustrated edition / illustrated by Grace Easton a Hardback Prisoners of geography : our world explained in 12 simple maps / Tim Marshall.
Prisoners of geography : our world explained in 12 simple maps / Tim Marshall.
Author: Marshall, Tim, 1959-
Author: Easton, Grace,
Author: Smith, Jessica,
Author: Hawkins, Emily,
Author: Crane, Pippa,
Publication year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Edition: Abridged and illustrated edition / illustrated by Grace Easton a
Publisher: Elliott & Thompson
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1783964138 9781783964130 (hbk.) :
Notes:
Previous edition: New York: Scribner, 2015.
This abridged and illustrated edition of 'Prisoners of Geography' uses maps to explain how geography has shaped the history of our world. Discover how the choices of world leaders are swayed by mountains, rivers and seas - and why geography means that history is always repeating itself. Shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year 2019 / Shortlisted for Children's Travel Book of the Year, Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2020 How did the USA become a superpower? Why do people go to war? And why are some countries rich while others are so poor? Find 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 how 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 minds everywhere. A stunning abridged and illustrated edition o
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76 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 31 cm

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