This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Michael Mandelbaum in his book "The Case of Goliath, How America Acts as the World's Government in the 21st Century". This summary offers a concise overview of the entire book in less than 30 minutes reading time. However this work does not replace in any case Michael Mandelbaum's book. Mandelbaum explains that the US uses its power to provide the world with the services of a government.
In this book he analyses the ways in which the other countries have come to accept, recent and exert America's influence on the world governance.