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An Atlas of Extinct Countries: The Remarkable (and Occasionally Ridiculous) Stories of 48 Nations that Fell off the Map
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-03 - Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated – and timely – history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist.
An Atlas of Extinct Countries
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-20 - Publisher: Europa Editions

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated - and timely - history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist. "Countries are just daft stories we tell each other. They're all equally implausible once you get up close." Countries die. Sometimes it's
An Atlas of Extinct Countries: The Remarkable & Occasionally Ridiculous Stories of 48 Nations that Fell Off the Map
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

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An Atlas of Countries that Don't Exist
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nick Middleton
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-21 - Publisher: Chronicle Books

What is a country? Acclaimed travel writer and Oxford geography don Nick Middleton brings to life the origins and histories of 50 states that, lacking international recognition and United Nations membership, exist on the margins of legitimacy in the global order. From long-contested lands like Crimea and Tibet to lesser-known
An Atlas of Impossible Longing
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Anuradha Roy
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-05 - Publisher: Free Press

“This is why we read fiction at all” raves the Washington Post: Family life meets historical romance in this critically acclaimed, “gorgeous, sweeping novel” (Ms Magazine) about two people who find each other when abandoned by everyone else, marking the signal American debut of an award-winning writer who richly deserves