Why does the history of empire and capitalism matter?

Description
Read those 2 books 1.James Fulcher, Book Name: Capitalism: a very short introduction. (OXFORD) 2. A Groundwork Guide By James Laxer, Book name: Empire
Outline:
Why does the history of empire and capitalism matter?
– Introduction
– Understanding the History of Empire and Capitalism
– What the History Represents about Today
РThe Role of Empire and Capitalism in Today’s Society
– Conclusion