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The great Santini

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Uplift saga volume 1.
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Language:
English
Description
"The Uplift books are as compulsive reading as anything ever published in the genre."-- The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction In all the universe, 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? And if so, why did they abandon us? Circling the sun, under the caverns of Mercury, Expedition Sundiver prepares for the most momentous voyage in our history. A journey into the boiling inferno of the sun . . . to seek our destiny in the cosmic order of life. 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. . . . "Superb"-- Science Fiction Times
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ISBN:
9780395242971
9781453203941
9781441814869
9780553381559
9780553268928
9781441814852
9780937036006
144181485
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.2, 28 Points
Lexile measure:
970L
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Last Grouping Update 2019-01-16 22:50:06PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-16 23:41:41PM

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display_description Marine pilot Bull Meecham's stern and unyielding personality challenges his southern-bred gentle wife and his top athlete son to stand up and fight back against the hard knocks of life.
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title_display The great Santini
title_full The Great Santini, The Great Santini [sound recording] / Pat Conroy, The great Santini / Pat Conroy
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