|The GDP value of the United States for 2019 was 17.65 percent of the world economy?|
I decided that I should read it and see just how much of that 1996 strategy played out on the world stage since, barring 9/11 and the wars that followed, which surprisingly in hindsight didn't change the strategy written about in the book all that much.
This 2008 'Goodreads' review pictured below is still relevant today I feel.The Grand Chessboard of Synchromysticism?After finishing the book today I decided to keep it on the shelf as a reference book with all of its maps still seeming to be relevant in todays' ongoing chess game, on all sides of the board.
And the Asian Chessboard even more so, I feel.
|The Asia Chessboard Podcast|
Seems like the game is hotting up on the Asian side of the chessboard right now.
At least the Covid restrictions in Queensland, Australia have eased and we are allowed back onto the dance-floor again.
But I'll still be staying home and playing chess on my computer without betting the FARM on the outcome iThink;-)