Niall Ferguson is Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University. He is the author of several books, including The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West, and the bestselling Empire and Colossus: The Rise and Fall of the American Empire.
Time magazine named Ferguson as one of the 100 most influential figures of 2004.
- The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
- The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West
- Colossus: The Price of America's Empire
- Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and Lessons for Global Power
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