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The Resource Dune

Dune

Label
Dune
Title
Dune
Statement of responsibility
Frank Herbert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank Herbert's classic masterpiece—a triumph of the imagination and one of the bestselling science fiction novels of all time.SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE directed by Denis Villeneuve, starring Timothée Chalamet, Josh Brolin, Jason Momoa, Oscar Isaac, Javier Bardem, Stellan Skarsgård, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, and Charlotte Rampling.Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, heir to a noble family tasked with ruling an inhospitable world where the only thing of value is the "spice" melange, a drug capable of extending life and enhancing consciousness. Coveted across the known universe, melange is a prize worth killing for....When House Atreides is betrayed, the destruction of Paul's family will set the boy on a journey toward a destiny greater than he could ever have imagined. And as he evolves into the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib, he will bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream. A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics, Dune won the first Nebula Award, shared the Hugo Award, and formed the basis of what is undoubtedly the grandest epic in science fiction
Member of
Summary
Set on the desert planet Arrakis, this is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib, avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family, and bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1966.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 1965.
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033651
Cataloging source
HCO
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Herbert, Frank
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
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800
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
  • Dune novels.
  • Dune novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classic Literature
  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Science Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Dune
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:c8ee0aa0-60b0-4275-8127-0dfc98e4c0e4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101658055
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Dune
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:c8ee0aa0-60b0-4275-8127-0dfc98e4c0e4
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101658055
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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