I've finished the "Prologue" and "2 Monuments" and it has changed the way I look at the history since Columbus.
It also lays Globalization firmly at the feet of Columbus and names the era that came about due to the Columbian Exchange to the Homogenocene. The Dawn of the Homogenocene
“If you think you've got an inside track to absolute truth, you become doctrinaire, humorless and intellectually constipated." Saul Alinskey