Direct Descent

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Putnam Berkley, 1988 - Fiction - 186 pages
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User Review  - Delicious Strawberry - Goodreads

I have been a huge fan of Dune for a long time, but I have also enjoyed Frank Herbert's other work, such as Santaroga Barrier or The Dosadi Experiment, so I decided to give this a try. This doesn't ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marc - Goodreads

This was okay, though certainly sub-par compared to Dune(!). I read it b/c of the interesting take on archivists, and that's my profession after all. It was funny to see the sneaky archivist "hook ... Read full review

About the author (1988)

Frank Herbert was born in Tacoma, Washington, and educated at the University of Washington, Seattle. He worked a wide variety of jobs--including TV cameraman, radio commentator, oyster diver, jungle survival instructor, lay analyst, creative writing teacher, reporter and editor of several West Coast newspapers--before becoming a full-time writer. He died in 1986.

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