Book Description: ‚ÄúZakaria . . . may have more intellectual range and insights than any other public thinker in the West.‚ÄĚ ‚ÄĒBoston Sunday Globe‚ÄúThis is not a book about the decline of America, but rather about the rise of everyone else.‚ÄĚ So begins Fareed Zakaria‚Äôs blockbusting bestseller on the United States in the twenty-first century. How can Americans understand this rapidly changing international climate, and how might the nation continue to thrive in a truly global era? Zakaria answers these questions with his customary lucidity, insight, and imagination.