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Why geography matters : more than ever

Author: Harm J De Blij
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. edView all editions and formats
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"This work was first published by Oxford University Press in 2005 as Why Geography Matters: Three Challenges Facing America."
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harm J De Blij
ISBN: 9780199913749 0199913749
OCLC Number: 815990377
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
"This work was first published by Oxford University Press in 2005 as Why Geography Matters: Three Challenges Facing America."
Description: x, 354 s. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: PREFACE ; WHY GEOGRAPHY MATTERS... MORE THAN EVER! ; READING MAPS AND FACING THREATS ; EARTH'S CHANGEABLE ENVIRONMENTS ; CLIMATE AND CIVILIZATION ; A FUTUR GEOGRAPHY OF HUMAN POPULATION ; THE MESH OF CIVILIZATIONS ; RED STAR RISING: CHINA'S GEOPOLITICAL GAUNTLET ; TERRORISM'S WIDENING CIRCLE ; FROM TERRORISM T INSURGENCY ; EUROPEAN SUPERPOWER? ; RUSSIA: TROUBLE ON THE EASTERN FRONT ; HOP FOR AFRICA? ; EPILOGUE
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