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Published: 21 July 2008

304 Pages

ISBN: 9780195367706

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The Power of Place

Geography, Destiny, and Globalization's Rough Landscape

Harm de Blij

  • "The Power of Place is a tour-de-force, a fascinating and deeply knowledgeable account of the crucial ways in which 'place,' the Earth's physical geography, shapes global society."--Jeffrey D. Sachs, author of The End of Poverty
  • A unique and timely response to current thinking on globalization from geography's preeminent spokesman.
  • Clear straightforward writing filled with modern examples and a highly promotable, engaging author.

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