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Herbert, Frank

Overview
Works: 319 works in 1,917 publications in 11 languages and 39,859 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Contributor, Conceptor, Narrator
Classifications: PS3558.E63, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frank Herbert
 
Most widely held works by Frank Herbert
Children of Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )
171 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 5,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This third volume in the Dune trilogy depicts the evolutionary development of the planet Arrakis
Dune messiah by Frank Herbert( Book )
182 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 5,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set on the desert planet Arrakis, a world fully as real and as rich as our own, Dune Messiah continues the story of the man Muad'dib, heir to a power unimaginable, bringing to completion the centuries-old scheme to create a superbeing."
Heretics of Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )
91 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The planet Arrakis is becoming desert again. Lost ones are returning home from the far reaches of space. The great sandworms are dying, and the children of Dunes children awaken from empire as from a dream, wielding the new power of a heresy called love
Chapterhouse, Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )
61 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The desert planet Arrakis, called Dune, has been destroyed. Now, the Bene Gesserit, heirs to Dune's power, have colonized a green world--and are turning it into a desert, mile by scorched mile. Here is the last book Frank Herbert wrote before his death. A stunning climax to the epic Dune legend that will live on forever
The white plague by Frank Herbert( Book )
38 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After witnessing the murder of his wife and twin sons, innocent victims of an IRA bomb, an American molecular biologist develops a strain of the plague that is 100 percent fatal to women
Man of two worlds by Frank Herbert( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the premise that the Earth is a creation of an alien world, this science fiction adventure puts the future of both races in the hands of a confused man who is half human and half teenage alien
The Lazarus effect by Frank Herbert( Book )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science fiction-roman
The Dosadi experiment by Frank Herbert( Book )
41 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Breeding a human-alien people, caging them on a toxic planet, conditioning them to hunger and war--The Dosadi Experiment becomes a prescription for disaster
The Jesus incident by Frank Herbert( Book )
42 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of speculative fiction that witnesses mankind and his creation trading places
The ascension factor by Frank Herbert( Book )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science fiction-roman
Soul catcher by Frank Herbert( Book )
30 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story deals with Charles Hobuhet, a young Native American man and his kidnapping of a young white boy that he intends to sacrifice in reparation for all the wrongs done against his people
Hellstrom's hive by Frank Herbert( Book )
37 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America is a police state, and it is about to be threatened by the most hellish enemy in the world: insects. When the Agency discovered that Dr. Hellstrom's Project 40 was a cover for a secret laboratory, a special team of agents was immediately dispatched to discover its true purpose and its weaknesses--it could not be allowed to continue. What they discovered was a nightmare more horrific and hideous than even their paranoid government minds could devise. First published in Galaxy magazine in 1973 as "Project 40," Frank Herbert's vivid imagination and brilliant view of nature and ecology have never been more evident than in this classic of science fiction. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Children of Dune by Frank Herbert( Recording )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this third installment, the sand-blasted world of Arrakis has become green, watered, and fertile. Old Paul Atreides, who led the desert Fremen to political and religious domination of the galaxy, is gone. But for the children of Dune, the very blossoming of their land contains the seeds of its own destruction. The altered climate is destroying the giant sandworms, and this in turn is disastrous for the planet's economy. Leto and Ghanima, Paul Atreides's twin children and his heirs, can see possible solutions--but fanatics begin to challenge the rule of the all-powerful Atreides empire, and more than economic disaster threatens
Dune messiah by Frank Herbert( Recording )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dune messiah" picks up the story of the man known as Muad'Dib, heir to a power unimaginable, bringing to fruition an ambition of unparalleled scale: the centuries-old scheme to create a superbeing who reigns not in the heavens but among men. But the question is: Do all paths of glory lead to the grave?
The dragon in the sea by Frank Herbert( Book )
39 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty missions had failed to uncover the submerged oil supplies keeping the enemy ahead in the great Atomic War. Aboard the subtug RAM, Ramsey, a brilliant psychologist-electronics expert battles a deadly saboteur and a curiously self-destructive crew to accomplish the mission
God Emperor of Dune by Frank Herbert( Recording )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leto II, God Emperor of Dune, trades his humanity for immortality and, as the magnificent sandworm of Dune, desperately attempts to save humankind
Whipping star; a science fiction novel by Frank Herbert( Book )
52 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the far future, humankind has made contact with numerous other species: Gowachin, Laclac, Wreaves, Pan Spechi, Taprisiots, and Caleban, and has helped to form the ConSentiency to govern among the species. After suffering under a tyrannous pure democracy, the sentients of the galaxy find the need for a Bureau of Sabotage (BuSab) to slow the wheels of government, thereby preventing it from legislating recklessly. BuSab is allowed to sabotage and harass the governmental, administrative, and economic powers in the ConSentiency. Private citizens must not be harassed, and vital functions of society are also exempt. Jorj X. McKie is a born troublemaker who has become one of BuSab's best agents. Drafted for the impossible task of establishing meaningful communication with an utterly alien entity who defies understanding, McKie finds himself racing against time to prevent a mad billionairess from wiping out all life in the ConSentiency. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
The Santaroga barrier by Frank Herbert( Book )
43 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santaroga seemed to be nothing more than a prosperous farm community. But there was something . . . different . . . about Santaroga. Santaroga had no juvenile delinquency, or any crime at all. Outsiders found no house for sale or rent in this valley, and no one ever moved out. No one bought cigarettes in Santaroga. No cheese, wine, beer or produce from outside the valley could be sold there. The list went on and on and grew stranger and stranger. Maybe Santaroga was the last outpost of American individualism. Maybe they were just a bunch of religious kooks. . . . Or maybe there was something extraordinary at work in Santaroga. Something far more disturbing than anyone could imagine. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Chapterhouse Dune by Frank Herbert( Recording )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The desert planet Arrakis, called Dune, has been destroyed. Now, the Bene Gesserit, heirs to Dune's power, have colonized a green world-- and are turning it into a desert, mile by scorched mile
Heretics of Dune by Frank Herbert( Recording )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Arrakis, now called Rakis, known to legend as Dune, ten times ten centuries have passed. The planet is becoming desert again. The Lost Ones are returning home from the far reaches of space. The great sandworms are dying, and the Bene Gesserit and the Bene Tleilax struggle to direct the future of Dune. The children of Dune's children awaken as from a dream, wielding the new power of heresy called love
 
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Alternative Names
Herbert, Frank 1920-1986
Herbert, Frank Patrick.
Herbert, Frank Patrick 1920-1986
Herbert, Franklin Patrick 1920-1986
Herbert, Franklin Patrick Jr
Herbert, Frenk
Kherbert, Frėnk
Герберт, Фрэнк 1920-1986
הערבערט, פרנק 1920-1986
הרברט, פרנק
הרברט, פרנק 1920-1986
ハーバート, フランク
Languages
English (629)
French (112)
Spanish (86)
Polish (46)
Dutch (24)
German (22)
Czech (22)
Hebrew (4)
Turkish (3)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
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