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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Aug 15, 1977
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Science fiction-roman om Paul Atreides, som forlader en barndom i luksus for at modnes i det barske miljø, der hersker på den rå og ugæstfri planet, Dune.

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

We get to watch the creation of the Sandworm religion in this volume two of a long series. The characters retain their interest, and the social system is explored more fully, leading me to identify it with the one used by the Ottoman Empire on Earth. probably re-readable. Read full review

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'Dune' is a triumph of human imagination. Like Lord of The Rings or Harry Potter series, the author transports the readers to a world beyond the reach of their mundane existence. Of course, there are ... Read full review

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About the author (1977)

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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