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The Edge of the Plain

How Borders Make and Break Our World

James Crawford

Open or closed, borders shape our lives, and even our chances of life. Investigating the origins and effects of ‘this vast network of lines – physical and virtual – running all over the Earth’, James Crawford’s study ranges across time and place, from an ancient Mesopotamian boundary marker to Donald Trump’s Mexican wall. 
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  • Publisher: Canongate
  • Year: 2022
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 430pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 238x164mm
  • ISBN: 9781838852023
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.7kg
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