The Eurasian Century, by Hal Brands

In this special series at Engelsberg Ideas, leading historian and geopolitical commentator Hal Brands guides us through the major conflicts of the past century and the lessons they offer us now.

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Jesus Christ on the Cross with St. Mary and St John, painted by Albrecht Altdorfer, circa 1512.
Electricity pylon. Credit: David Leadbitter / Alamy Stock Photo
Mock-up of the air defense system around Moscow, in the Patriot Park In Moscow Region, Russia
A retro circuit board with germanium transistors and diodes, electrolytic and ceramic capacitors, carbon resistors, aluminium coils. Credit: KPixMining / Alamy Stock Photo.
Image: The Bank of England during the UK's second COVID lockdown. Credit: Jeff Gilbert / Alamy Stock Photo.