Globe in a Nutshell is an attempt to explore the many dimensions of geopolitics which encompasses a concise presentation of facts on geography, politics, history, culture, demography and international relations with reference to spatial politics. Seldom found together in one book. The facts presented are both historical and current. While the publication is meant to present itself as a pertinent collection of facts for students of geopolitics, other readers too could benefit from the book. The Author is currently attached to the Sri Lanka Army.