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Dune. by Brian Herbert

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


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Based on the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert.

Other titlesHouse Harkonnen
StatementBrian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson.
ContributionsAnderson, Kevin J., 1962-, Herbert, Frank.
LC ClassificationsPS3558.E617 D87 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 603 p. :
Number of Pages603
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6785750M
ISBN 100553110721
LC Control Number00039804

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