THE SQUARE AND THE TOWER
NETWORKS, HIERARCHIES AND THE STRUGGLE FOR GLOBAL POWER
Materia: Ensayo historia
Most history is about the people at the top of the towers of power. But what if the real action is in the social networks down below, in the town squares? Niall Ferguson, the international bestselling author of Empire, The Ascent of Money and Civilization, brilliantly recasts past and present as an unending contest between hierarchies and networks.