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Author Allison, Graham T.
Title Destined for war : can America and China escape Thucydides's trap? / Graham Allison.
Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  327.73 A    IN LIBRARY
Description xx, 364 pages : charts ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-348) and index.
Contents Part one. The rise of China -- "The biggest player in the history of the world" -- Part two. Lessons from history -- Athens vs. Sparta -- Five hundred years -- Britain vs. Germany -- Part three. A gathering storm -- Imagine China were just like us -- What Xi's China wants -- Clash of civilizations -- From here to war -- Part four. Why war is not inevitable -- Twelve clues for peace -- Where do we go from here? -- Appendix 1. Thucydides's Trap case file -- Appendix 2. Seven straw men.
Subject Thucydides. History of the Peloponnesian War.
War -- Causes.
United States -- Foreign relations -- China.
China -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Added Title Can America and China escape Thucydides's trap?
ISBN 9780544935273 (hardcover)
0544935276 (hardcover)