American Writers (One Hundred Pages at a Time)

Episode 483: Neal Stephenson: Bonanza/The Junto (4)

October 24, 2021

In part four of my review of Neal Stephenson's THE CONFUSION, we see the high point of Eliza's character, as she uses the Nine Years War to destroy an alchemist banker (sort of) villain. It all comes down to the emergence of new banking systems in Western Europe.