Small World

Marc LevinsonEconomic historian and author of The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller, The Great A&P and the Struggle for Small Business in America, and An Extraordinary Time, Marc Levinson’s Small World: A Brief History of Globalization, the first book for general readers exploring the international flow of goods, people, money, and ideas from ancient Assyrian caravans to the current battles over sea lanes and import duties, investigating what the future may bring for global trade and tensions, at auction to Joe Jackson at Princeton University Press, in a very good deal.