Finally I have some luck with a Brin book. STARTIDE RISING, rereading: Interesting, but not the greatest. Explore More. Movies. So when the human/dolphin exploration starship Streaker finds an old and dusty starfleet, which just may be a relic of the original "first race" and by accident leaks this fact into subspace, all hell breaks lose as handful of the elder races chases the Streaker to obtain its secret (about the location). Click on a plot link to find similar books!

As you can probably guess a lot of people (and non-people) are interested in what or who uplifted the first "child" race. Related lists from IMDb users. Startide Rising has also memorable characters both human and alien and excellent speculations about alien intelligences. Interesting and renewing. race which seeded intelligences throughout the galaxies.

... Startide Rising. Finally I have some luck with a Brin book. Startide Rising is David Brin's 2nd installment in his Uplift Trilogy. Upcoming Movies! Trying to escape, Streaker crashes on a water world, with the aliens close behind (I can't help but wonder what they would have done with the dolphins had they crashed on a desert planet). The first edition of the novel was published in September 1st 1983, and was written by David Brin. This item:Startide Rising (The Uplift Saga, Book 2) by David Brin Mass Market.

Polk's ‘The Midnight Bargain’ Fuses Regency Romance with Magic. The Startide Rising study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. This novel has scenes of battles in space and on the seas. I'm not sure why, but I think its because I really loath the kind of people who can drone on and on about how intelligent and beautiful dolphins are. Create a list » User Lists. The Startide Rising study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. Refresh and try again.

In the spirit of uplift humans has uplifted dolphins and chimpanzees. Show Less. Too hard to credit a multi-millennial civilization of any kind, much less one with enforcement of its rules, however slipshod. DAVID BRIN's worlds of UPLIFT. The main characters of this science fiction, fiction story are , . On a routine mission to evaluate a dolphin crew for 'dolphinning' a space ship, they make a discovery of an ancient, abandoned fleet. SR has its good sides even if parts of it make me kind of sick. This tale takes place several centuries after Sundiver (book 1). The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 458 pages and is available in Paperback format. Startide Rising is set in Brin's complex world of many, many aliens in a civilization much older than Earth's. As I don't want to bore you with my opinions on this subject I've moved my writing on it somewhere else. Seeker is a dolphin-crewed ship (dolphins have been more or less completely Uplifted at this point) with several humans and an ape on board. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Sundiver, Startide Rising, and The Uplift War --a New York Times bestseller--together make up one of the most beloved sagas of all time. Polk. Startide Rising is David Brin's 2nd installment in his Uplift Trilogy. We’d love your help. the uplift idea. Startide Rising is a science fiction novel by the acclaimed author David Brin. Startide Rising - Uplift Saga 2 Book Summary and Study Guide. Startide Rising (The Uplift Saga, Book 2) by David Brin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. The review of this Book prepared by Rodney Powell. Sorry, but intelligent dolphins not my cup of tea. by BookRags.com. Start by marking “Startide Rising by David Brin Summary & Study Guide” as Want to Read: Error rating book. On a routine mission to evaluate a dolphin crew for 'dolphinning' a space ship, they make a discovery of an ancient, abandoned fleet. This tale takes place several centuries after Sundiver (book 1). Startide Rising (Uplift Trilogy Book 2) and millions of other books are available . August 18th 2011 Set about a century after Sundiver, Startide Rising details the adventures of the beleagured ship Seeker. Streaker is limping like a dog on three legs. Luckily the rest of the book is so interesting that the dolphin crap is easily ignored, esp. Luckily the aliens start to fight among them selves, thus buying the Streakers crew some much-needed time to repair its engines. Free download or read online Startide Rising pdf (ePUB) (The Uplift Saga Series) book. Fresh off the success of her World Fantasy Award–winning novel Witchmark comes a standalone romantic fantasy from author C.L. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Startide Rising - Uplift Saga 2; n the 26th century, A human, neodolphin and neochimps crew of the starship streaker crash land on the beautiful uncharted world of Kithup. If you enjoy the site please consider a small donation towards the cost of the upkeep and development of SFBook. Brin's tales are set in a future universe in which no species can reach sentience without being "uplifted" stranded on alien planet, fighting aliens to survive. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. David Brin's best-selling novels include The Postman (filmed in 1997) plus explorations of our near-future in Earth and Existence.His award-winning novels and short stories explore vividly speculative ideas through a hard-science lens.

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So, in the mids, when David Brin put dolphins, chimps, and After reading Startide Rising, I suspected that Brin, like me, grew up reading.

Be the first to ask a question about Startide Rising by David Brin Summary & Study Guide. SR has its good sides even if parts of it make me kind of sick. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published There are no discussion topics on this book yet. In Brin's universe there's lots of intelligent races in the universe, but none of them (maybe except humans) have evolved into intelligens, they have been uplifted by parent races, who them selves have been uplifted (and so on and so on as long as anybody can remember). The ship was supposed to explore, and happened upon the biggest discovery of the millenium - and now half the alien races of the galaxy are chasing them. Startide Rising is a science fiction novel by the acclaimed author David Brin. To see what your friends thought of this book, Startide Rising by David Brin Summary & Study Guide, C.L. SFBook is entirely funded by Ant including hosting, development and any other costs. Menu. Welcome back.