Hello and happy Friday! And you all know what Friday brings, yes, its time to share another post to celebrate Indie Publishing and this time it’s Elliott & Thompson in the spotlight! Today I have a review of “Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of Flags” by Tim Marshall.
When you see your nation’s flag fluttering in the breeze, what do you feel?
For thousands of years flags have represented our hopes and dreams. We wave them. Burn them. March under their colours. And still, in the 21st century, we die for them. Flags fly at the UN, on the Arab street, from front porches in Texas. They represent the politics of high power as well as the politics of the mob.
From the renewed sense of nationalism in China, to troubled identities in Europe and the USA, to the terrifying rise of Islamic State, the…
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