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Amy Chua is the John Duff Jr. Professor of Law at Yale Law School. She is the author of World on Fire and is a noted expert in the fields of international business, ethnic conflict, and globalization. She lives in New Haven, Connecticut, with her husband and two daughters.

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Day of Empire
How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance--and Why They Fall
Written by Amy Chua


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $16.95

In this sweeping history, bestselling author Amy Chua explains how globally dominant empires—or hyperpowers—rise and why they fall. In a series of brilliant chapter-length studies, she examines the most powerful cultures in history—from the ancient empires of Persia and China to the recent global empires of England and the United States—and... Read more >
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Day of Empire
How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance--and Why They Fall
Written by Amy Chua


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $13.99

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World on Fire
How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability
Written by Amy Chua


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $17.00

“A profound book, written in plain English, and challenging the very foundations of some glib—and dangerous—assumptions behind American foreign policy. This book should be read in the highest circles of decision-making, as well as by all those who like to consider themselves ‘thinking people.’ It should provoke some re-thinking—and, for some... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

World on Fire
How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability
Written by Amy Chua


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $13.99

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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