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   TowerLand, by J. Hart  
 
  Novel, first publication in May 2008
 
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      Computer wizard Jake Stafford builds the very first computer that can think. When he shows it to his new acquaintance, Amy Watson, she realizes its potential and together Jake and Amy set off on a path of building the largest company in the world. Not everyone is happy about the endeavor, they acquire enemies at every turn, as the old establishments will not idly sit by and let it happen. Meanwhile, more and more disasters occur due to the accelerated pace of global warming. The computer, programmed to hold human life in high regard, enlists help and creates a plan for a safe-haven to house the humans, TowerLand. Inside the complex, more than enough room for everyone on the planet. Shortly after work commences, people start emigrating to the first tower. However, The United States of America begins to see TowerLand as a threat and war ensues. Can they survive the might of the world's strongest military?

     
     
      Related theme(s)  
     
     
  • Cyberpunk - Cyberspace
  • Mega corporations - Supranational capitalism
  • U.S.A.

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