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Dune

Author: Frank Herbert
Publisher: New York : Ace Books, 2010. ©1965
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Ace premium editionView all editions and formats
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Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Maud'dib. He would avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family-and would bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream. A blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics, Dune won the first Nebula Award, shared the Hugo Award, and was the first book of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Herbert
ISBN: 9780441172719 0441172717
OCLC Number: 881847117
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Philadelphia, Pa. : Chilton Books, 1965.
Frequently republished with the same ISBN.
Description: 883 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Contents: Dune --
Maud'Dib --
Appendix I: Ecology of Dune --
Appendix II: Religion of Dune --
Appendix III: Report on Bene Gessereit motives and pruposes --
Appendix IV:Almanak en-Ashraf (selected excerpts of the Noble Houses) --
Terminology of the Imperium --
Cartographic notes --
Map --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Frank Herbert ; with an afterword by Brian Herbert.

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Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Maud'dib. He would avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family-and would bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream. A blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics, Dune won the first Nebula Award, shared the Hugo Award, and was the first book of a grand epic in science fiction.

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