E. Somanathan

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The Human Tide_Front Courtesy: John Murray
9 May 2019 Gateway House

The Human Tide: How Population Shaped the Modern World

Demography has an important role in economic and political history, it has an impact on political thinking and changing populations influence the balance of power between different countries. The book is especially good at British, British colonial and European demographic history, but its weakness is its Euro-centrism