- 2 years ago
About the show
To understand why Putin is so obsessed with Crimea, why the USA was destined to become a global superpower, or why China’s power base continues to expand ever outwards, one needs to understand geography. This is what author Tim Marshall argues in his new book 'Prisoners of Geography'. At this ECFR event ECFR's communication manager Richard Speight speaks to Tim Marshall about his publication and why he thinks geography is the most overlooked of the determining factors in both history and current events.