Infinity's Shore (Uplift Storm, Bk 2) (Uplift, Bk 5)
Infinity's Shore - Uplift Storm, Bk 2 - Uplift, Bk 5 Author:David Brin The planet Jijo is forbidden to settlers, its ecology protected by guardians of the Five Galaxies. But over the centuries it has been resettled, populated by refugees of six intelligent races. Together they have woven a new society in the wilderness, drawn together by their fear of Judgment Day, when the Five Galaxies will discover t... more »heir illegal colony. The Streaker, with her fugitive dolphin crew, arrives 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. 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.
Nebula and Hugo award-winning author David Brin continues with this second novel of a bold new trilogy, the fifth book in the on-going Uplift series.« less