” How the Shipping Container made the World smaller and the world economy bigger ” – The tag line below name of book will express the brief overview of this book. Marc Levinson made a great effort to do a research on shipping container. The book explains the container from its inception and made a roller coaster ride in shipping industry. It also explains how the innovators and early entry firms in container struggle and how the late entry firms shined. I have learned about the transition and its effects , how to protect us from the economic surge. Its a sure book to read for shipping people.