Dr Matt Buttsworth is an Australian author and an international politics commentator.
He is the author of Polarshift, an indepth historical analysis of India, China and the Rise and Fall of the West. He is also the author of Genghis Khan and the Creation of the modern world as well as of other historical and political analysis works, including the thought provoking political/economics analysis article China versus the US - the Challenge to the World Trading System.
Fictional published work includes the historical novel on Zheng He, about the life of the famous Chinese navigator and admiral also known as Cheng Ho, as well as of a number of short story collections including The Cyclist.
Dr Matt Buttsworth is currently writing a novel on the Portuguese discovery of the sea route to India.