2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America

Title2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America
Year for Search2011
AuthorsBrooks, Albert [Lawrence](b. 1947)
Date Published2011
PublisherSt. Martin's Press
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

The novel begins with the early stages of intergenerational conflict that could lead to a dystopia, followed by a massive earthquake that destroys Los Angeles and the failure of government to respond adequately. The novel ends with the beginnings of a eutopia of intergenerational cooperation, the building of a new, eutopian Los Angeles under the auspices of China, the establishment of neighborhood health care based on a Chinese model, and the election of a naturalized Chinese politician as President after an amendment to the U. S. Constitution is passed to make it possible. 

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Author Note

The author (b. 1947) was born Albert Lawrence Einstein but changed his name. He is best known as an actor and director.

Full Text

2011 Brooks, Albert [Lawrence] (b. 1947). 2030: The Real Story of What Happens to America. New York: St. Martin’s Press. PSt

The novel begins with the early stages of intergenerational conflict that could lead to a dystopia, followed by a massive earthquake that destroys Los Angeles and the failure of government to respond adequately. The novel ends with the beginnings of a eutopia of intergenerational cooperation, the building of a new, eutopian Los Angeles under the auspices of China, the establishment of neighborhood health care based on a Chinese model, and the election of a naturalized Chinese politician as President after an amendment to the U. S. Constitution is passed to make it possible. The author was born Albert Lawrence Einstein but changed his name. He is best known as an actor and director.