The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia

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The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia - Hopkirk, Peter

The Great Game was the epic stand-off between the two superpowers of the nineteenth century--Victorian Britain and Czarist Russia--for the riches of India and the East. Based on meticulous scholarship and on-the-spot research, Peter Hopkirk's immensely readable account covers the history at the core of today's geopolitics. Photos and maps.

The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia 1994, Kodansha, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781568360225

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