10 Years That Shook the World

A Timeline of Events from 2001

By Loretta Napoleoni
Seven Stories Press, Paperback, 9781609804138, 181pp.

Publication Date: February 14, 2012

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From 9/11 to the launch of the iPod, from the creation of "Gmail: to the 2004 tsunami, from the Enron Bankruptcy to the killing of Osama bin Laden, 10 Years That Shook the World is the story of an extraordinary decade. For each year, Loretta Napoleoni presents events not as a chronology bus as dispatches from the world's collective memory. Topics like politics, economics, celebrities, and the environment intersect and converge to reveal the accelerating pace of globalization and the changes that have affected us all.




About the Author
One of the world's leading experts on money laundering and terror financing, Loretta Napoleoni holds an MA in international relations and economics from Johns Hopkins University, and an MPhil in terrorism from the London School of Economics. Her books include: Terror Inc: Tracing the Money Behind Global Terrorism; Insurgent Iraq: Al Zarqawi and the New Generation; and Rogue Economics.
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