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The Resource Startide Rising

Startide Rising

Label
Startide Rising
Title
Startide Rising
Statement of responsibility
David Brin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
David Brin's Uplift novels are among the most thrilling and extraordinary science fiction ever written. Sundiver, Startide Rising, and The Uplift War—a New York Times bestseller—together make up one of the most beloved sagas of all time. Brin's tales are set in a future universe in which no species can reach sentience without being "uplifted" by a patron race. But the greatest mystery of all remains unsolved: who uplifted humankind?The Terran exploration vessel Streaker has crashed in the uncharted water world of Kithrup, bearing one of the most important discoveries in galactic history. Below, a handful of her human and dolphin crew battles armed rebellion and a hostile planet to safeguard her secret—the fate of the Progenitors, the fabled First Race who seeded wisdom throughout the stars
Member of
Summary
After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, the human and dolphin crew of a spaceship from Earth battle fleets of alien warships
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 1983.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 1984.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1984.
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017252
Cataloging source
HCO
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Brin, David
Index
no index present
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910
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Uplift saga
Series volume
0002
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  • Fiction
  • Science Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Startide Rising
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ff0d5a6a-53ba-4c3a-ac81-1d5759d5bd71
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307575210
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Startide Rising
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ff0d5a6a-53ba-4c3a-ac81-1d5759d5bd71
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307575210
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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