A Brief History of the Future

A Brief History of the Future

A Brave and Controversial Look at the Twenty-first Century

Book - 2009
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In this powerful and sometimes terrifying work Attali analyses the past, pinpointing nine distinct periods of human history, each with its world centre of power and prestige, and predicts what the 10th will bring by the end of this century. He foresees the disappearance of individual countries and the dominance of a world government with democracy prevailing. However, the ultimate burning question is: Will we leave our children a world that is not only viable but better, or will we bequeath to them a planet that will be a living hell?
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub. : Distributed by Hachette Book Group, c2009.
Edition: 1st English-language ed.
ISBN: 9781559708791
1559708794
9781611450132
1611450136
Branch Call Number: 303.49
Characteristics: xvii, 291 p. ; 22 cm.

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