By Robert A. Heinlein
This is the seminal novel of a tender man's schooling as a member of an elite, paternalistic non-military association of leaders devoted to holding human civilization, the sunlight Patrol, a provocative parallel to Heinlein's well-known later novel, Starship soldiers (which is ready the military).
Only the simplest and brightest--the most powerful and the main courageous--ever have the ability to develop into area Cadets, on the house Academy. they're in education to be come a part of the elite protect of the sunlight method, accepting missions others worry, taking hazards no others dare, and upholding the peace of the sun process for the good thing about all.
But ahead of Matt Dodson can earn his rightful position within the ranks, his mettle is to be confirmed within the so much serious and impressive ways--ways that vary him ceaselessly, from the midwestern American boy right into a guy of the sunlight Patrol.
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