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    • Destined for War

    • Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?
    • By: Graham Allison
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    War with China is much more likely than anyone thinks. When Athens went to war with Sparta some 2,500 years ago, the Greek historian Thucydides identified one simple cause: A rising power threatened to displace a ruling one. As the eminent Harvard scholar Graham Allison explains, in the past 500 years, great powers have found themselves in "Thucydides's Trap" 16 times. In 12 of the 16, the results have been catastrophic.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Balances, Counter-Balances and Traps

    • By Joyce U. Olewe on 10-09-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Lee Kuan Yew

    • The Grand Master’s Insights on China, United States, and the World
    • By: Graham Allison, Robert D. Blackwill, Ali Wyne
    • Narrated by: Michael McConnohie, Francis Chau
    • Length: 4 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Lee, the founding father of modern Singapore and its prime minister from 1959 to 1990, has honed his wisdom during more than fifty years on the world stage. Almost single-handedly responsible for transforming Singapore into a Western-style economic success, he offers a unique perspective on the geopolitics of East and West. American presidents from Richard Nixon to Barack Obama have welcomed him to the White House.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thought-provoking

    • By Jean on 12-11-14

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Could There Be a Terrorist Fukushima?

    • By: Graham Allison, William H. Tobey
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Could There Be a Terrorist Fukushima?" is from the April 4, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Graham Allison and William H. Tobey and narrated by Caroline Miller.

    Regular price: $0.95