The Great Rupture: Three Empires, Four Turning Points, and the Future of Humanity, learns from the past and projects into the future. The book covers a wide array of topics that links history, politics, technology, economics and finance. Clicking on the theme image will bring you to quotes from the book that best encapsulate the core ideas.
What were the key decisions that led to the collapse of all non -Western civilizations? Three 15th century choices that made all the difference.
Three turning points that changed the course of history.
Why did the West succeed? Will the same success formulae endure?
The Information Age and how it is profoundly reshaping our world.
What are the effects of our insatiable desire for wealth and growth?
What lies on the other side of the Black Hole?
Does China hold the key to the future? Are we breaking the nexus between freedom and prosperity?