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The Practice Effect

The Practice Effect( )
Author: Brin, David
Brin, D.
ISBN:978-0-7857-8721-1
Publication Date:Feb 1997
Publisher:Perfection Learning Corporation
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $18.40
Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Author Biography
Brin, David (Author)
David Brin is a scientist, writer, and public speaker. He was born in Pasadena, California, on October 9, 1950. Brin attended the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and later earned a doctorate at the University of California. He accepted a position as an engineer at Hughes Aircraft Company.

Brin is a former fellow at the California Space Institute and serves on several government and nongovernment advisory committees dealing with issues involved with technological growth. Brin has lectured all over the world on such topics as space flight, ecology, and the search for extraterrestrial life.

Brin deals with global warming, the destruction of the ozone layer, and pollution of Earth. His 1987 novel, The Uplift War, received the Hugo Award and the Locus Award. His novels have been translated into 20 languages.

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