The library is currently offering curbside takeout and lobby services. The hours are Monday - Thursday, 11AM-6PM, and Friday - Sunday, 11AM-4PM. 
Please
check our website for the latest updates. 

Dune
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(14)
4 star
 
(2)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(1)
Series:
Published:
New York : Berkley Pub. Corp., 1975, c1965.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Berkeley medallion ed.
Physical Desc:
535 pages : map ; 18 cm
Status:
Description
This Hugo and Nebula Award winner tells the sweeping tale of a desert planet called Arrakis, the focus of an intricate power struggle in a byzantine interstellar empire. Arrakis is the sole source of Melange, the "spice of spices." Melange is necessary for interstellar travel and grants psychic powers and longevity, so whoever controls it wields great influence. The troubles begin when stewardship of Arrakis is transferred by the Emperor from the Harkonnen Noble House to House Atreides. The Harkonnens don't want to give up their privilege, though, and through sabotage and treachery they cast young Duke Paul Atreides out into the planet's harsh environment to die. There he falls in with the Fremen, a tribe of desert dwellers who become the basis of the army with which he will reclaim what's rightfully his. Paul Atreides, though, is far more than just a usurped duke. He might be the end product of a very long-term genetic experiment designed to breed a super human; he might be a messiah. His struggle is at the center of a nexus of powerful people and events, and the repercussions will be felt throughout the Imperium. Dune is one of the most famous science fiction novels ever written, and deservedly so. The setting is elaborate and ornate, the plot labyrinthine, the adventures exciting.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Last Check-In
Fort Lewis General Collection (2nd floor)
PS3558.E63 D86 1975
In Transit
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
Subjects
Other Subjects
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
0425027066
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.7, 28 Points
Lexile measure:
800

Notes

General Note
Sequel: Dune messiah.
Awards
Hugo Award, 1966.
Awards
Nebula Award, 1966.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Herbert, F. (19751965). Dune. Berkeley medallion ed. New York: Berkley Pub. Corp.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Herbert, Frank. 19751965. Dune. New York: Berkley Pub. Corp.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Herbert, Frank, Dune. New York: Berkley Pub. Corp, 19751965.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Herbert, Frank. Dune. Berkeley medallion ed. New York: Berkley Pub. Corp, 19751965. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
ddb713e8-646d-8b2b-8ee6-02d926507b73
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last Sierra Extract TimeFeb 24, 2021 11:18:11 AM
Last File Modification TimeFeb 24, 2021 11:18:57 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeFeb 25, 2021 03:01:40 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01242nam a2200361Ia 4500
001421763556
003OCoLC
00519921113182502.0
008780126c19751965nyub          000 1 eng d
1001 |a Herbert, Frank.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80044450
655 7|a Fiction.|2 lcgft|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2014026339
250 |a Berkeley medallion ed.
020 |a 0425027066
010 |a 65022547
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.ltiac in 2018.06
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.ltiac in 2017.08
500 |a Sequel: Dune messiah.
586 |a Hugo Award, 1966.
586 |a Nebula Award, 1966.
260 |a New York :|b Berkley Pub. Corp.,|c 1975, c1965.
300 |a 535 pages :|b map ;|c 18 cm
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
24510|a Dune /|c Frank Herbert.
040 |a BTS|b eng|c BTS|d m.c.|d IXA|d CDF
049 |a CDFA
948 |a MARCIVE August, 2017
948 |a MARCIVE Comp, 2018.05
948 |a MARCIVE extract Aug 5, 2017
998 |e -|f eng|a fl
907 |a .b46980738
989 |1 .i93109179|b 1070002855700|d flgmn|g t|m |h 47|x 1|t 3|i 5|j 18|k 150516|n 02-24-2021 18:15|o -|a PS3558.E63|r D86 1975