From Silk to Silicon tells the story of who these men and women were, what they did, how they did it, and how their achievements continue to shape our world today. They include:
Through these stories Garten probes critical questions, such as: How much influence can any one person have in fundamentally changing the world? From Silk to Silicon is an essential book to understanding the past - and the future - of the most powerful force of our times.
©2016 Jeffrey E. Garten. (P)2016 HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
people make the world, things don't just happen and this book really drives that home. This is a great piece of motivational history for those who dream.
One of the top, the author has just the right sense of detail, he's know's your curiosity level, and knows when add details, and when to stream line. The stories are well researched, fascinating, and wonderful.
Sorry, nothing comes to mind.
He does a fine job, (not a good question)
Again, not a good question.
This is great for a person who is interested in technology history, (starting very early 1500's). It's very well written, well researched, and no major faults. Highly recommend. (Ps Im into audible, some 70+ books).
yes, because it provides great context to connect cultural expansion, integration, and wealth by way of trade/commerce
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