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Sundiver

David Brin

Sundiver

by David Brin

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Brin
SeriesA Bantam spectra book
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 978 vol. 5
The Physical Object
Pagination340 p. :
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24511241M
ISBN 100553269828
LC Control Number98810135
OCLC/WorldCa27450831

Sundiver. [David Brin] -- Mankind encounters conflicts among the inhabitants of the universe, as brave individuals prepare to journey into the boiling inferno of the sun. Book: All Authors / Contributors: David Brin. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Sundiver: : David Brin: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best /5(36).

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brin, David. Sundiver. New York: Bantam Books, © ( printing) (OCoLC) David Brin's Uplift novels are among the most thrilling, highly regarded works of contemporary science fiction. Beginning with Sundiver, Brin provides an intriguing exploration of humanity's future in the universe. For nearly a billion years, every known sentient species in the universe has been the result of genetic and cultural guidance - or "uplifting" - by a previously uplifted patron race.

Sundiver begins David Brin's thoughtful, exhilarating exploration of a future filled with an imaginative array of strange alien races, dazzling scientific achievements, and age-old enigmas. © David Brin (P) Recorded Books. Bookshare - Accessible Books for Individuals with Print Disabilities.


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David Brin is a scientist and the bestselling author of Sundiver, The Uplift War, Startide Rising, The Practice Effect, The Postman, Heart of the Comet (with Gregory Benford), Earth, Glory Season, Brightness Reef, and Infinity's Shore, as Sundiver book as the short-story collections The /5().

'Sundiver' was first published inwhich I consider in the golden age of adult literary science Sundiver book (the 's are usually called the 'Golden Age of science fiction', but I don't agree as many of the SF books I've read from that stifling 's era seem ploddingly mechanical to me)/5().

David Brin is a scientist and the bestselling author of Sundiver, The Uplift War, Startide Rising, The Practice Effect, The Postman, Heart of the Comet (with Gregory Benford), Earth, Glory Season, Brightness Reef, and Infinity's Shore, as well as the short-story collections The River of Pages:   "Sundiver" by David Brin was the first book in the original "Uplift" trilogy, which was followed by a second trilogy a few years later.5/5(5).

Sundiver (The Uplift Saga, Book 1), is the first book in the Uplift series — and also David Brin's first published novel. about the uplift series The uplift series of novels and short stories is set in a future universe in which no species can reach sentience without being "uplifted" (genetically brought to sapience) by a patron race, which then "owns" the uplifted species foryears.

Sundiver is in a lot of ways a rather more predictable setup for a story than either of the other two Uplift books I have read. A scientific whodunit (or possibly whatdunit), in an alien environment with a delicate web of interspecies politics hanging in the balance.8/10(1).

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