How USA Became A World Super Power

America grew from a colony to a superpower in 200 years.

Tanush Prem
Oct 14, 2020 · 6 min read
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The modern United States is the most powerful country in human history. With over 800 military bases and 37% of global military spending, the United States has become the leader of a vast interconnected global system that has helped usher in an era of unprecedented prosperity and low levels of conflict.