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The Post-American World

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by Fareed Zakaria

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In a book fully updated to reflect recent events, the editor-at-large of Time and Emmy-nominated CNN host describes the surging economic growth of the economies of China, India and Brazil while America and other advanced economies have stalled. 70,000 first printing.

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Dubai now boasts the world's largest building, Burj Khalifa. Zakaria says the world is now experiencing what he calls "the rise of the rest," where countries around the world are growing at previously unthinkable rates. Marwan Naamani/Getty Images hide caption

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