Dune

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Berkley, 1984 - Dune (Imaginary place) - 535 pages
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Paul Atreides moves with his family to the planet Dune and is forced into exile when his father's government is overthrown. The first book in the series. Copyright Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.

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Review: Dune (Dune #1)

User Review  - Reagan Lehman - Goodreads

I really wanted to like Dune more than I did. Herbert obviously spent a lot of time pouring into the nuances of his universe's politics, ecologies, and mythology. All of which kept me reading and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carly O'Connell - Goodreads

Definitely deserves its classification as a sci-fi classic. Started off with a little bit of information overload, introducing all sorts of new terminology, but by the middle, I found myself ... Read full review

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About the author (1984)

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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