This companion to Frank Herbert's six original Dune novelsDune, Dune Messiah, Children of Dune, God Emperor of Dune, Heretics of Dune and Chapterhouse: Duneprovides an encyclopedia of characters, locations, terms and other elements, and highlights the series' underrated aesthetic integrity. An extensive introduction discusses the theme of ecology, chaos theory concepts and structures, and Joseph Campbell's monomyth in Herbert's narratives.
|Publisher:||McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers|
|Series:||Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy , #62|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Donald E. Palumbo is a professor of English at East Carolina University. He lives in Greenville, North Carolina.
Table of ContentsTable of Contents
Introduction: Ecology, Chaos-Theory Concepts and Structures, and the Monomyth in Frank Herbert’s Dune Novels 1
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