The Day of the Dolphin Author:Robert Merle THE DAY OF THE DOLPHIN is an extraordianry piece of storytelling with a theme of stunning originality that sets it apart from any other novel you have ever read. — Against the cool, precise backdrop of a government-sponsored laboratory in Florida, THE DAY OF THE DOLPHIN unfolds the drama of a brilliant and charismatic scientist on the brink of a ... more »world-shaking discovery. Intent upon his private dream he is unaware that he, his laboratory, and his accomplishments are pawns in a savage game of espionage and nuclear terror.
This novel of man's first successful attempt to communicate with another species is much more than a chilling suspense thriller. It is a haunting and powerful portrayal of humans and dolphins, caught in the net of man's mindless and violent thrust toward his own extinction.« less