Why the West Rules--For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal about the Future (Compact Disc)

By Ian Morris, Antony Ferguson (Read by)
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Deeply researched and brilliantly argued, Why the West Rules-for Now spans fifty thousand years of history and brings together the latest findings across disciplines not only to explain why the West came to rule the world but also to predict what the future will bring.

About the Author

Ian Morris is the Jean and Rebecca Willard Professor of Classics and professor of history at Stanford University. His most recent book is the award-winning "Why the West Rules--for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal about the Future" (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) which has been translated into eleven languages.

"AudioFile" Earphones Award winner Antony Ferguson, a native of London, England, is a classically trained actor and has appeared in numerous productions in London, Off-Broadway, and regional theater. As a voice actor, he has over fifty audiobooks to his credit.

Praise For…

"A formidable, richly engrossing effort to determine why Western institutions dominate the world." ---Kirkus Starred Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9781400119981
ISBN-10: 1400119987
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: December 14th, 2010
Language: English