|Corgi edition, 1984 (paperback), cover painting by Bruce Pennington.|
"EIGHT YEARS IN THE MAKING, THE WORLD OF PAINSTAKING SCOLARSHIP AND RESEARCH, CONTAINING THOUSANDS OF ENTRIES AND CROSS-REFERENCES...
Futurist, journalist, bestselling author, world-maker Frank Herbert's magnificent future history, The Dune Chronicles, has proven itself the most popular and enduring work of speculative fiction of our age - not only for the grandeur of its epic sweep, but for the complexity and intricacy of its world. Now, for the first time, Dune is revealed in panoramic detail - the people, the desert planet, the ecology, the history, the entire universe of the visionary masterpiece!
The legendary history of Paul Atreides, the Kwisatz Haderach
Salusa Secondus: the prison planet
Fremen Desert survival techniques
Duncan Idao (10158 - 10191): Swordmaster of the Ginaz
A complete guide to the heraldry of the major house of Harkonnen
"How Muad'Dib got his name": a folktale from the Oral history
The Dune tarot; or the Golden Path
the assassin's handbook: a complete guide to professional Chaumurky
THE AUTHORIZED GUIDE AND COMPANION TO DUNE! ORIGINAL, NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED MATERIAL!"