S&S to publish abridged Prisoners of Geography title

S&S to publish abridged Prisoners of Geography title

Elliott & Thompson, in partnership with Simon & Schuster (S&S) UK, is set to publish an illustrated and abridged version of Prisoners of Geography.

Prisoners of Geography: Our World Explained in 12 Simple Maps is aimed at children and adults and explores questions such as ‘how did the US become a superpower?’ And ‘why do people go to war?’.

The book, by Tim Marshall and illustrated by Grace Easton and Jessica Smith, is based on the adult non-fiction bestseller, which was published in 2015 and has sold more than one million copies worldwide, according to S&S. It will be published on 31st October, priced at £16.99.