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Pacific : silicon chips and surfboards, coral reefs and atom bombs, brutal dictators, fading empires, and the coming collision of the world's superpowers

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  • COMPACT DISC 909.09823 W836 (CEN)

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[New York, New York] : Harper Audio, [2015]

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12 audio discs (14 1/4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.


The New York Times best-selling author of The Men Who United the States traces the geological history of the Pacific Ocean to assess its relationship with humans and indelible role in the modern world.


  • The great thermonuclear sea
  • Mr. Ibuka's radio revolution
  • The ecstasies of wave-riding
  • A dire and dangerous irritation
  • Farewell, all my friends and foes
  • Echoes of distant thunder
  • How goes the lucky country?
  • The fires in the deep
  • A fragile and uncertain sea
  • Of masters and commanders.

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