How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization
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On May 31 2010
Tom Copeland (USCG)
read this book
This is a quick read and a fun one... it reminded me of some of PJ O'Rourke's globe-trotting books. It punctures some of the optimism found in Thomas Friedman's books in that it shows how the freight train of globalization can be derailed by local corruption.