A New York Times BestsellerA Main Selection of the
Book-of-the-Month ClubPolitical analyst Kevin Phillips offers an
explosive examination of the political coalition led by radical
religion that is driving America to the brink of disaster. From
ancient Rome to the British Empire, Phillips demonstrates that
every world-dominating power has been brought down by a related set
of causes: a lethal combination of global overreach, militant
religion, resource problems, and ballooning debt.