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The road to Dune

Author: Frank Herbert; Brian Herbert; Kevin J Anderson
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fan's companion to the science fiction classic includes essays; a correspondence between the author and his famous editor; the article "They Stopped the Moving Sands," which inspired the novel; and the short work "Spice Planet."
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Literary collections
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Herbert; Brian Herbert; Kevin J Anderson
ISBN: 9780765312952 0765312956 9780765353702 0765353709
OCLC Number: 58526550
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 494 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Spice planet, part I --
Spice planet, part II --
"They stopped the moving sands" --
The letters of Dune --
Unpublished scenes and chapters from Dune and Dune messiah --
Scenes from Frank Herbert's draft film script of Dune --
"Dune : a whisper of Caladan seas" --
"Dune : hunting Harkonnens" --
"Dune : whipping mek" --
"Dune : the faces of a martyr."
Responsibility: Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, and Kevin J. Anderson.
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A fan's companion to the science fiction classic includes essays; a correspondence between the author and his famous editor; the article "They Stopped the Moving Sands," which inspired the novel; and the short work "Spice Planet."

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by bemisjil (WorldCat user published 2016-05-14) Very Good Permalink

This is an interesting behind the scenes look at how Frank Herbert developed, changed, and polished his now classic book “Dune”....
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