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Infinity's shore : book two of a new Uplift trilogy

On the planet Jijo, peace is upended when the starship Streaker arrives, bringing with it knowledge of a two-billion-year-old fleet and hordes of followers eager to exploit its power.

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  • "Infinity's shore"@pl
  • "Book two of a new uplift trilogy"@en

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  • "On the planet Jijo, peace is upended when the starship Streaker arrives, bringing with it knowledge of a two-billion-year-old fleet and hordes of followers eager to exploit its power."@en
  • "Nebula and Hugo award-winning author David Brin continues his bestselling Uplift series in this second novel of a bold new trilogy. Imaginative, inventive, and filled with Brin's trademark mix of adventure, passion, and wit, Infinity's Shore carries us further than ever before into the heart of the most beloved and extraordinary science fiction sagas ever written. For the fugitive settlers of Jijo, it is truly the beginning of the end. As starships fill the skies, the threat of genocide hangs over the planet that once peacefully sheltered six bands of sapient beings. Now the human settlers of Jijo and their alien neighbors must make heroic--and terrifying--choices. A scientist must rally believers for a cause he never shared. And four youngsters find that what started as a simple adventure--imitating exploits in Earthling books by Verne and Twain--leads them to the dark abyss of mystery. Meanwhile, the Streaker, with her fugitive dolphin crew, arrives at last on Jijo in a desperate search for refuge. Yet what the crew finds instead is a secret hidden since the galaxies first spawned intelligence--a secret that could mean salvation for the planet and its inhabitants...or their ultimate annihilation. From the Paperback edition."@en
  • "On the planet Jijo six races have finally reached a modus vivendi after years of war. But peace does not last, the balance broken by the arrival of colonists who exploit old grudges for their own benefit. A study of different cultures."
  • "Nebula and Hugo award-winning author David Brin continues his bestselling Uplift series in this second novel of a bold new trilogy. Imaginative, inventive, and filled with Brin's trademark mix of adventure, passion, and wit, Infinity's Shore carries us further than ever before into the heart of the most beloved and extraordinary science fiction sagas ever written. For the fugitive settlers of Jijo, it is truly the beginning of the end. As starships fill the skies, the threat of genocide hangs over the planet that once peacefully sheltered six bands of sapient beings. Now the human settlers of Jijo and their alien neighbors must make heroic--and terrifying--choices. A scientist must rally believers for a cause he never shared. And four youngsters find that what started as a simple adventure--imitating exploits in Earthling books by Verne and Twain--leads them to the dark abyss of mystery. Meanwhile, the Streaker, with her fugitive dolphin crew, arrives at last on Jijo in a desperate search for refuge. Yet what the crew finds instead is a secret hidden since the galaxies first spawned intelligence--a secret that could mean salvation for the planet and its inhabitants....or their ultimate annihilation. From the Paperback edition."@en
  • "An alliance between the formerly warring enemy races of Jijo is tested by the arrival of starship technology, and various grudges and criminal acts threaten one of the planet's races with genocide."

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  • "Fantastyka naukowa amerykańska"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Powieść amerykańska"@pl
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Science fiction"@en
  • "Science fiction"
  • "Powieść fantastyczna amerykańska"@pl
  • "Science fiction, American"

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  • "Infinity's shore : book two of a new Uplift trilogy"@en
  • "Infinity's shore"@en
  • "Infinity's shore"
  • "Fronteiras do infinito"
  • "戦乱の大地"
  • "Infinity's shore : book two of the Uplift storm trilogy"
  • "Infinity's shore : book two of the uplift storm trilogy"@en
  • "Bereg beskonechnosti"
  • "Infinity's shore : book two of a new uplift trilogy"@en
  • "Obala beskraja"
  • "Brzeg nieskończoności : księga druga nowej trylogii o wspomaganiu"@pl
  • "Brzeg nieskończoności : księga druga nowej trylogii o wspomaganiu"
  • "Senran no daichi"
  • "Brzeg nieskończoności"@pl
  • "Infinity's Shore"@en
  • "Infinity's Shore"