Category: Books

Book: Treasure Islands by Nicholas Shaxson

Shaxson’s book is basically about the modern structure of finance capitalism, and he suggests that the foundation stone of the edifice is the offshore system.

Book: Planetwise

Planetwise Intervarsity Press. Dave Bookless UK leader for international La Rocha movement. A biblical case for caring for the planet God made for his glory and people’s...

Book: Affluenza – an all consuming epidemic

Affluenza – an all consuming epidemic. John de Graaf, David Wann, Thomas Naylor. Berrett-Koehler Publishers Inc This is an easy and entertaining read with short chapters and...

Book: The Web of Debt

The Web of Debt. Ellen Hodgson. Third Millennium Press. “Let me issue and control a nation’s money and I care not who writes its laws” Nathan Rothshild.1838....

Book: The Coming First World Debt Crisis

The Coming First World Debt Crisis. Ann Pettifor, Palgrave Macmilllan. This book was written in 2006 and is therefore prophetic. It comes from an author who was...

Book: The Upside of Down

The Upside of Down. Souvenir press, Thomas Homer-Dixon. Catastrophe, creativity and the renewal of civilisation. This book looks at past collapses of civilisations such as the Roman...

Book: The Hungry Spirit

The Hungry Spirit Charles Handy, Arrow A critique of capitalism and its empty promises, a secular book but summed up as “having the world but losing your...

Book: Health Trade and Human Rights

Health Trade and Human Rights Theodore MacDonald Medical book from RCGP bookshop making the links between unfair ”free” trade and health