Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet

Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet

From the author of the now-classic Resource Wars, an indispensable account of how the world's diminishing sources of energy are radically changing the international balance of power

Recently, an unprecedented Chinese attempt to acquire the major American energy firm Unocal was blocked by Congress amidst hysterical warnings of a Communist threat. But the political grandstanding missed a larger point: the takeover bid was a harbinger of a new structure of world power,… (more)

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Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (April 15, 2008)

Collection: Metropolitan Books

Language: English


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