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The Resource Sisterhood of Dune, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

Sisterhood of Dune, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

Label
Sisterhood of Dune
Title
Sisterhood of Dune
Statement of responsibility
Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It is 83 years after the last of the thinking machines were destroyed in the Battle of Corrin, after Faykan Butler took the name of Corrino and established himself as the first Emperor of a new imperium. The great war hero Vorian Atreides has turned his back on politics and Salusa Secundus, flying off to parts unknown; because he was given a life-extension treatment by Agamemnon, he ages very slowly. Abulurd Harkonnen, convicted of cowardice during the Battle of Corrin, was sent away in disgrace to live on the gloomy planet Lankiveil, and his descendants continue to blame Vor for the downfall of their fortunes. Raquella Berto-Anirul has formed the Bene Gesserit School on the jungle planet Rossak as the first Reverend Mother. The descendants of Aurelius Venport and Norma Cenva have built a powerful transportation company, the Venport Spacing Fleet, using mutated, spice-saturated Navigators who fly "spacefolder ships" (precursors of Heighliners). Gilbertus Albans, the ward of the hated Erasmus, has established his own school on the bucolic planet of Lampadas where he teaches humans to become Mentats. Even so, many decades after the defeat of the thinking machines, anti-technology fervor continues to sweep across the human-settled planets, with powerful fanatical groups imposing violent purges.... "--
Member of
Summary
Decades after the Battle of Corrin destroys the thinking machines and establishes Faykan Butler as the first Imperium Emperor, war hero Vorian Atreides turns his back on politics while the Butlerian movement sweeps through the known universe
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10022822
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herbert, Brian
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.E617
LC item number
S57 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Kevin J.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Dune novels.
  • Dune novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dune (Imaginary place)
  • Life on other planets
Target audience
adult
Label
Sisterhood of Dune, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9780765322739
Lccn
2011025167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 730404919
  • (OCoLC)730404919
Label
Sisterhood of Dune, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9780765322739
Lccn
2011025167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 730404919
  • (OCoLC)730404919

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