After the collapse of the United States, Texas
petitions and purchase's its sovereignty to become a free Republic. As an independent country Texas is able to become a purely
free market economy without the restrictions and roadblocks of government. Texas soon becomes the most powerful country in
the world and draws the interest from the United Nations to become a tax paying member country. This is where Atlas Shrugs
meets Star Wars and the conflict begins.
The story is a look at a world as it could be if capitalists were not only
trusted but encouraged and the welfare state was to be replaced by a self reliant society. This is the age old battle between
government control and free market forces. This story has all the answers to today's problems financially, politically and
spiritually. It gives a different direction to take to solve our issues.
"I read on my flight to
Hawaii, lacking 20 pages, which I just finished this morning. I've never had a novel affect me so strongly,"