Magazine article Geographical

Top Ten: Writer's Reads

Magazine article Geographical

Top Ten: Writer's Reads

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1. WHEN CHINA RULES THE WORLD

by Martin Jacques (PENGUIN, 30 [pounds sterling])

The daunting prospect of a 21st-century world no longer dominated by an Atlantic

power

2. THE LITTLE ICE AGE

by Brian Fagan (BASIC BOOKS, 9.99 [pounds sterling])

How climate change ended the Medieval Optimum and plunged Europe and the world into a period of reversal and upheaval

3. THE END OF FAITH

by Sam Harris (FREE PRESS, 7.99 [pounds sterling])

Hope for a more rational world and fear of the consequences of religious indoctrination and fanaticism on a nuclear-armed planet

4. IN THE GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES

by Seth G Jones (WW NORTON, 19.99 [pounds sterling])

The fundamental causes of the deteriorating situation in Afghanistan in the context of lessons from history and geography

5. THE WOLF IN THE PARLOR

by Jon Franklin (ST MARTIN'S GRIFFIN, 9.45 [pounds sterling])

Dogs, people and the evolution of modern society

6. MIAMI

by Jan Nijman (UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS, 15 [pounds sterling])

Miami, the ultimate pan-American metropolis, harbinger of urban futures

7. …

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