Aram Bakshian Jr.: ‘A Thirst for Empire’ book review

Aram Bakshian Jr.: ‘A Thirst for Empire’ book review

There’s nothing new about globalism. Ocean and desert trade routes brought the silk and spices of the east to ancient Rome. Hellenistic culture – admittedly at sword point – reached as far as the Indian subcontinent thanks to Alexander the Great’s endless lust for new lands to conquer. To this day in villages in Nuristan, […]