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The Resource Monsoon : the Indian Ocean and the future of American power, Robert D. Kaplan

Monsoon : the Indian Ocean and the future of American power, Robert D. Kaplan

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Monsoon : the Indian Ocean and the future of American power
Title
Monsoon
Title remainder
the Indian Ocean and the future of American power
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Kaplan
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In "Monsoon," a pivotal examination of the Indian Ocean region and the countries known as "Monsoon Asia," bestselling author Robert D. Kaplan deftly shows how crucial this dynamic area has become to American power in the twenty-first century. Kaplan also offers riveting insights into the economic and naval strategies of China and India and how they will affect U.S. interests, while also providing an on-the-ground perspective on the more volatile countries in the region
Summary
In "Monsoon," a pivotal examination of the Indian Ocean region and the countries known as "Monsoon Asia," bestselling author Robert D. Kaplan deftly shows how crucial this dynamic area has become to American power in the twenty-first century. Kaplan also offers riveting insights into the economic and naval strategies of China and India and how they will affect U.S. interests, while also providing an on-the-ground perspective on the more volatile countries in the region
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371300
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Kaplan, Robert D.
Dewey number
327.730182/4
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS341.3.U6
LC item number
K374 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Indian Ocean Region
  • Indian Ocean Region
  • National security
  • National security
Target audience
adult
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the Indian Ocean and the future of American power
Label
Monsoon : the Indian Ocean and the future of American power, Robert D. Kaplan
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-348) and index
Contents
China expands vertically, India horizonally -- Oman is everywhere -- Curzon's frontiers -- "Lands of India" -- Baluchistan and Sindh -- The troubled rise of Gujarat -- The view from Delhi -- Bangladesh : the existential challenge -- Kolkata : the next global city -- Of strategy and beauty -- Sri Lanka : the new geopolitics -- Burma : where India and China collide -- Indonesia's tropical Islam -- The heart of maritime Asia -- China's two-ocean strategy? -- Unity and anarchy -- Zanzibar : the last frontier
Control code
2009049752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi,366 p.
Isbn
9781400067466
Lccn
2009049752
Other physical details
maps
Label
Monsoon : the Indian Ocean and the future of American power, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-348) and index
Contents
China expands vertically, India horizonally -- Oman is everywhere -- Curzon's frontiers -- "Lands of India" -- Baluchistan and Sindh -- The troubled rise of Gujarat -- The view from Delhi -- Bangladesh : the existential challenge -- Kolkata : the next global city -- Of strategy and beauty -- Sri Lanka : the new geopolitics -- Burma : where India and China collide -- Indonesia's tropical Islam -- The heart of maritime Asia -- China's two-ocean strategy? -- Unity and anarchy -- Zanzibar : the last frontier
Control code
2009049752
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi,366 p.
Isbn
9781400067466
Lccn
2009049752
Other physical details
maps

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