|A glorious civilization, now in ruins...|
Russell Shorto's: Island at the Center of the World This is a great book about the history of the Dutch colonies in North America (now New York, New Jersey and Connecticut) and I strongly recommend it. Our Dutch predecessors focused on libertarian business and economics in their colonies and it was there influence that became the dominate one in the United States. Well at least for a while.
Blogs to watch:
Greece Economy Watch
Dollar Collapse: Greece collapse postponed a few months, next up Portugal
Greece on the edge of collapse
Debt is causing U.S. to follow Greece's example...
VDH: Europe in the rear view mirror
Prior EBL Posts:
Working Hard? Suckas
Mark Steyn: Thanks for ruining my weekend...
Why we are so screwed: The U.S. Economy and Medical entitlements...