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Why geography matters : more than ever / Harm de Blij.

De Blij, Harm J. (Author).
Book Book (c2012.)
Description: x, 354 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
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  • ISBN: 9780199913749
  • ISBN: 0199913749
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
General Note: "This work was first published by Oxford University Press in 2005 as Why Geography Matters: Three Challenges Facing America."
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Dedication -- Preface -- 1. Why Geography Matters ... More Than Ever -- 2. Reading Maps and Facing Threats -- 3. Geography and Demography -- 4. Geography and Climate Change -- 5. Climate, Place and Fate -- 6. The Geography Behind War and Terror -- 7. Interpreting Terrorism's Geographic Manifestations -- 8. Red Star Rising: China's Geopolitical Gauntlet -- 9. Europe: Superpower in the Making or Paper Tiger of the Future? -- 10. Russia: Trouble on the Eastern Front -- 11. Africa in a Globalizing World -- Epilogue: More Than Ever -- Works Cited -- Index

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De Blij, Harm J. "Why geography matters : more than ever." New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.

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