Earthclan: Startide Rising; The Uplift War
Earthclan Startide Rising The Uplift War Author:David Brin Contains the novels 'Startide Rising' and 'The Uplift War'. Uplift is a sacred tradition among the patron races. But now a new species, homo sapiens, has upset the apple cart. Not only have they uplifted themselves without a patron, but also two other species - chimpanzees and dolphins.