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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 conserving human civilization, the sunlight Patrol, a provocative parallel to Heinlein's recognized later novel, Starship soldiers (which is ready the military).
Only the easiest and brightest--the most powerful and the main courageous--ever be able to turn into house Cadets, on the house Academy. they're in education to be come a part of the elite protect of the sunlight process, accepting missions others worry, taking dangers no others dare, and upholding the peace of the sun method for the advantage of all.
But ahead of Matt Dodson can earn his rightful position within the ranks, his mettle is to be demonstrated within the such a lot critical and outstanding ways--ways that adjust him ceaselessly, from the midwestern American boy right into a guy of the sun Patrol.

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