What led to the rise of the modern world? How have we made so much progress, and what are its consequences? There are countless great books exploring these critical questions... we know we should read them, but most of us don't have time. I'm Brad Harris, I have a PhD in the history of science and technology from Stanford University. Join me as I distill the insights from these books in a captivating, accessible way. • • • If you value the show, there are several ways you can offer support. You can subscribe and leave a 5-star review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen, you can support the show through Patreon or PayPal, or you can use the Amazon Shopping link below.
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