The World in Conflict: Understanding the World'S Troublespots download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Andrews

The World in Conflict: Understanding the World'S Troublespots download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Andrews year 2016
  • Book name: The World in Conflict: Understanding the World'S Troublespots
  • Author: John Andrews
  • Release date: 2016/7/6
  • Publisher: ECONOMIST
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781610396172
  • Rating: 7.36 of 10
  • Votes: 481
  • Review by: Arcelia Bird
  • Review rating: 9.62 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/24
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In the last decade, the USA and its allies have invaded Afghanistan; Russia has sent troops into Ukraine; Britain and France helped topple a regime in Libya; the militant group ISIS has emerged in the Middle East; and across West Africa, the quest for precious minerals has both financed and caused conflicts. Other conflicts are less bloody, but still dangerous - the nervous stand-off between India and Pakistan in Kashmir, for instance, or the continuing stalemate between nuclear-armed, totalitarian North Korea and capitalist, democratic South Korea. Can we be truly confident that these arguments will not lead to armed conflict - whether by design or by human error? In The World in Conflict, John Andrews tackles head-on the reasons why global conflict is an ever-present in our lives. He analyses today's conflicts continent by continent, considering the causes, participants, impact and likely outcomes. He looks at recently-ended wars that remain prone to intermittent fighting. And, crucially, he considers where, why and how new conflicts might erupt. This is a book for our times, an essential guide for anyone and everyone who wants to know more about the world's main danger spots and how and why war and terrorism persist - in short, how we might better understand our world in conflict.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H10M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Military History, International Relations, Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict
  • Available formats: RB, PDF, TXT, FB2, PPT, WORD, EPUB, DOC. Compressed in 7-ZIP, TZO, TAR.XZ, DMG, RAR, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.98 USD
  • Dimensions: 134.62x213.36x25.4mm
  • Weight: 317.51g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: United Kingdom
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