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Divided: Why We're Living in an Age of Walls.

Author: Tim Marshall
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Lightning Source Inc. : Elliott & Thompson, 2018.
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New from the No. 1 Sunday Times We feel more divided than ever. This riveting analysis tells you why. Walls are going up. Nationalism and identity politics are on the rise once more. Thousands of miles of fences and barriers have been erected in the past ten years, and they are redefining our political landscape. There are many reasons why we erect walls, because we are divided in many ways: wealth, race, religion,  Read more...
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(OCoLC)1012802890
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Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Marshall
ISBN: 9781783963430 1783963433
OCLC Number: 1028022592
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Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1 The Great Firewall: China; 2 Build that Wall!: USA; 3 Facts on the Ground: Israel and Palestine; 4 Lines in the Sand: The Middle East; 5 A Magnet for Migrants: The Indian Subcontinent; 6 State of the Nations: Africa; 7 Ever Closer Union?: Europe; 8 The Groans of the Britons: UK; Conclusion: The Spaces in Between; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Index

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