Few books will set the hair on fire and make us stand to attention as will this book.
Kaplan warns, "A long period of peace in an advanced technological society like ours could lead to great evils."
This is a very good book, but it is composed of previously published articles with one addition at the end.
Interesting read but not very inspiring. A gloomy outlook.Published 22 days ago by Rene J. Boufford
Another fine book from the Kaplan stables. Written a while ago but some of the predictions especially in West Africa seem to be coming to pass. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Douglas Teixiera
This is an interesting book, because it’s a book of (pessimistic) analysis and predictions made long enough ago (mid- to late-1990s) that some judgment can be made of its accuracy. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Adam Wayne
Brilliant work and analyses. Very well worth reading even though it's somewhat dated written in the 1990's. One of his best books.Published 5 months ago by Ali Shihabi
A must read to get a handle on today's events and future potential problems.Published 6 months ago by thomas brobyn
I throughly enjoyed the The Coming Anarchy. I love Robert Kaplan's books.Published 8 months ago by Jim Duffy
The book is dated (written in the 90's) but almost Prophetic into today's problems with the lack of superpowers. I highly recommend this book. It is time less.Published 9 months ago by alfred anderson