The Maker of Dune 0425097854

A collection of essays regarding the Dune novels and their author Frank Herbert.

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English Pages [275] Year 1987

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The Maker of Dune

Table of contents :
Crisis, Anyone?
Listening to the Left Hand
Science Fiction and a World in Crisis
About Frank Herbert
Country Boy
You Can Go Home Again
On Writing
Introduction to Nebula Winners Fifteen
Men on Other Planets
The Origins of Dune
Dangers of the Superhero
The Sparks Have Flown
The Campbell Correspondence
Sandworms of Dune
Possible Futures
Undersea Riches for Everybody
Man's Future in Space
2068 A.D.
The Sky Is Going to Fall
An Understanding of Consequences
Natural Man, Natural Predator
Introduction to Saving Worlds
We're Losing the Smog War
Lying to Ourselves About Air
Doll Factory, Gun Factory
Do Not Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate
The Tillers
Flying Saucers - Facts or Farce?
Conversations in Port Townsend
New World or No World

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