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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
Creator
Subject
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Kaplan, Robert D.
Dewey number
320.1/2
Index
index present
LC call number
JC319
LC item number
.K335 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Political geography
Label
The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-378) 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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 403 p.
Isbn
9781400069835
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012000655
System control number
  • ocn769425391
  • (OCoLC)769425391
Label
The revenge of geography : what the map tells us about coming conflicts and the battle against fate, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-378) 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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 403 p.
Isbn
9781400069835
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012000655
System control number
  • ocn769425391
  • (OCoLC)769425391

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