❰PDF / Epub❯ ✅ Dune Author Frank Herbert – E17streets4all.co.uk Set in the far future amidst a sprawling feudal interstellar empire where planetary dynasties are controlled by noble houses that owe an allegiance to the imperial House Corrino, Dune tells the story Set in the far future amidst a sprawling feudal interstellar empire where planetary dynasties are controlled by noble houses that owe an allegiance to the imperial House Corrino, Dune tells the story of young Paul Atreides the heir apparent to Duke Leto Atreides and heir of House Atreides as he and his family accept control of the desert planet Arrakis, the only source of the spice melange, the most important and valuable substance in the cosmos The story explores the complex, multi layered interactions of politics, religion, ecology, technology, and human emotion as the forces of the empire confront each other for control of ArrakisPublished in , it won the Hugo Award inand the inaugural Nebula Award for Best Novel Dune is frequently cited as the world s best selling sf novel.
Frank Herbert was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction authorHe is best known for the novel Dune and its five sequels The Dune saga, set in the distant future and taking place over millennia, dealt with themes such as human survival and evolution, ecology, and the intersection of religion, politics, and power, and is widely considered to be among the classics in the field of science fictionHe was the father of fellow author Brian Herbert.
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