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The New Silk Roads

The Present and Future of the World

By Peter Frankopan
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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World by Peter Frankopan

The New Silk Roads (2018) explores current affairs and political trends from an Eastern perspective. Using up-to-date examples and staggering statistics, the blinks explain the complicated global relationships and alliances at play in international relations today.

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  • Business leaders wanting to prepare for the world of tomorrow

Peter Frankopan is Professor of Global History at Oxford University and director of the Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research. He is also the international bestselling author of The Silk Roads: A New History of the World (2015).

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