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But while at its heart it is an exciting work of narrative history, it is also a hugely relevant for today’s geopolitics. The chapters in the book are called levels and as you progress through the book you level up, just like in a game. They either glue some cogs on an existing idea, wedge it into the appropriate period of history and declare that it fits or they actually treat the wealth of creative work that came from.
And i have grown to love kim. There are 18 levels and some bonus material. As a testament to hopkirk's skill as a writer, the great game reads more like an espionage novel than a dry history.
Juncture in middle eastern history that is the subject of hugh wilford’s frustratingly uneven. It reads like a geopolitical thriller, taking the reader through the intricacies of reincarnation politics, competing spheres of sacred influence, and monastic and sectarian allegiances that will keep the himalayas on edge for years to come. It is, in fact, a pure delight as well as.
Great game east bertil lintner harpercollins 442 pages rs699. Make everyone with a stake in the business an owner. This classic book tells the story of the great game through the exploits of the young officers, both british and russian, who risked their lives playing it.
Following reading this book i attended one of the great game seminars. (if you love kim by rudyard kipling, you will slobber over every page in this book. But gordon (hamilton’s blessing, 1997, not reviewed), an.
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This book is relevant for small business owners, middle managers, and ceo's of global companies alike. Compressing centuries of economic arcana and dozens of complicated characters into a concise history is no easy task.