The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers

Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000

by Paul M. Kennedy

Paperback, 677 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $20 | purchase

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The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
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Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000
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Paul M. Kennedy

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Surveys global politics over the past five hundred years and discusses current problems facing the major powers