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Herbert, Frank

Works: 519 works in 2,554 publications in 15 languages and 63,010 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction television programs  Drama  Television adaptations  Suspense fiction  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Quotations  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Narrator, Adapter, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3558.E63, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frank Herbert
Heretics of Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )

101 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,072 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
God Emperor of Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )

73 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 4,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth book in the Dune series. Takes place 3500 years after the events of the original trilogy. Tells the story of Leto, the son of Paul Atreides, who has traded his humanity to become an immortal sandworm of Dune
Chapterhouse, Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )

79 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the planet Arrakis (Dune) has been annihilated, the Bene Gesserit order turns its stronghold Chapterhouse into another desert world, and from this base, the sisterhood plans its moves against ruthless rivals
Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )

150 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 3,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1965, this best-selling classic won the first Nebula Award and shaped modern science fiction; it will be forever considered a triumph of the imagination. Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Maud'dib. He would avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family--and would bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream. A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics
Dune messiah by Frank Herbert( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sisterhood of the Bene Gesserit plots to seize control of the galaxy-wide empire of their supernatural leader, while on Arrakis, the Maud'dib, the heir to an unimaginable power, confronts new challenges
Children of Dune by Frank Herbert( Book )

70 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third volume in the Dune trilogy depicts the evolutionary development of the planet Arrakis
Sandworms of Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship of escaped refugees uses genetic technology to revive talented figures from the world's past in order to safeguard their survival, including Paul Maud'Dib and Lady Jessica
The white plague by Frank Herbert( Book )

42 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,054 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
Hunters of Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of refugees escapes on a ship into the uncharted reaches of the galaxy, seeking safety with the assistance of Paul Muad'Dib and Lady Jessica, revived with the help of genetic technology, while avoiding the diabolical traps of the Enemy
Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the struggle against the thinking robots continues, Serena Butler's forces continue their battle and Selim Wormrider and his Fremen outlaws take the first step into becoming the fighters who would change history
Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the origins of the rivalry between Duke Leto and Baron Vladimir Harkonnen, the actions that transformed Duncan Idaho and Gurney Halleck into heroes, the birth of Paul Atreides, and the creation of the tyrannical Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino
Man of two worlds by Frank Herbert( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,390 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 )

32 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Jesus Incident Herbert and Ransom introduced Ship, an artificial intelligence that believed it was God, abandoning its unworthy human cargo on the all-sea world of Pandora. Now centuries have passed. The descendants of humanity, split into Mermen and Islanders, must reunite... because Pandora's original owner is returning to life!
The Jesus incident by Frank Herbert( Book )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of speculative fiction that witnesses mankind and his creation trading places
The ascension factor by Frank Herbert( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Children of Dune by Frank Herbert( Recording )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 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
The dragon in the sea by Frank Herbert( Book )

41 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 754 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
Soul catcher by Frank Herbert( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and French and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Native American man kidnaps a 13-year-old white boy whom he intends to sacrifice in reparation for the wrongs done against his people
Whipping star; a science fiction novel by Frank Herbert( Book )

56 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 710 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
Dune : the banquet scene by Frank Herbert( Recording )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a lavish dinner party it is revealed how Paul Atreides' family and supporters are organizing against him
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Alternative Names
Franciscus Herbert

Frank Herbert American author and journalist

Frank Herbert Amerikaans auteur

Frank Herbert amerikansk forfatter

Frank Herbert amerykański pisarz fantastyki naukowej

Frank Herbert écrivain américain, auteur de romans de science-fiction

Frank Herbert escritor estadounidense

Frank Herbert scrittore di fantascienza

Frank Herbert scrivanu di scienza-fizzione

Frank Herbert US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction- und Fantasyautor

Frank Patrick Herbert

Frenks Herberts

Herbert F. 1920-1986

Herbert, Frank 1920-1986

Herbert, Frank Patrick.

Herbert, Frank Patrick 1920-1986

Herbert, Franklin Patrick 1920-1986

Herbert, Franklin Patrick Jr

Herbert, Franklin Patrick Jr. 1920-1986

Herbert, Frenk

Kherbert, Frėnk

Φρανκ Χέρμπερτ

Герберт Ф. 1920-1986

Герберт, Фрэнк 1920-1986

Франк Хърбърт

Френк Герберт

Френк Херберт

Фрэнк Герберт американский писатель-фантаст

Фрэнк Гэрбэрт

Херберт Ф. 1920-1986

הערבערט, פרנק 1920-1986

הרברט, פרנק

הרברט, פרנק 1920-1986

פרנק הרברט

فرانك هربرت

فرانک هربرت نویسنده آمریکایی

फ़्रैंक हर्बर्ट

แฟรงค์ เฮอร์เบิร์ต

프랭크 허버트

ハーバート, フランク



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