Sundiver

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Random House Publishing Group, Jul 21, 2010 - Fiction - 368 pages
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No species has ever reached for the stars without the guidance of a patron--except perhaps mankind. Did some mysterious race begin the uplift of humanity aeons ago? Circling the sun, under the caverns of Mercury, Expedition Sundiver prepares for the most momentous voyage in history--a journey into the boiling inferno of the sun.


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Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

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David Brin tells a good story. This first novel suffered from some weaker characterization, but the plot and the ideas are strong. At some point I might have to start viewing books as fantasy if they ... Read full review

Contents

Out of the WhaleDream
3
4 Virtual Image
43
Interference
69
Heat
101
The Deepest Ocean
141
Shadow
195
21 B615 Pensť
237
An Excited State
259
Tunneling
293
Opacity 821
321
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David Brin has degrees in astronomy and applied physics but has been a full-time science fiction writer for many years. He has won the Hugo Award for Best Novel for both The Uplift War and Startide Rising, which also won the Nebula Award. He has also won the Hugo Award for short story. His novel The Postman was recently made into a feature film starring Kevin Costner. He lives near San Diego, California, with his wife and children.

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