Dune (Le Cycle de Dune, Livre 1) by Frank Herbert

By Frank Herbert

Dune (titre unique : Dune) est un roman de science-fiction écrit par l'auteur américain Frank Herbert et publié aux États-Unis en 1965. C'est le roman de science-fiction le plus vendu au monde1. Dans les éditions françaises, ce roman est quelquefois fragmenté en deux volumes (Dune I et Dune II)2. Il s'agit du foremost roman du cycle de Dune.

L’histoire débute en l’an 10191 après l. a. création de los angeles Guilde spatiale. L’empereur Shaddam IV exerce son pouvoir féodal3 sur tout l’univers connu. L’humanité a conquis une grande étendue de l’univers, notamment grâce à une mystérieuse substance dénommée « Épice » ou « Mélange ». L’Épice constitue un puissant stimulant cérébral et permet à certains humains de décupler leurs capacités psychiques. De plus, elle accroît considérablement los angeles durée de vie et immunise le corps contre de nombreuses maladies. Son origine précise est un mystère et les quantités disponibles sont rarissimes ; elle est par ailleurs very unlikely à synthétiser. L'ensemble de ces paramètres lui confère une valeur monétaire particulièrement élevée.

Show description

Read or Download Dune (Le Cycle de Dune, Livre 1) PDF

Similar science fiction books

City of Pearl

3 separate alien societies have claimson Cavanagh's famous person. however the new arrivals -- the gethes from Earth -- now threaten thetenuous stability of a coveted world.
Environmental danger Enforcement officer Shan Frankland agreed to guide a challenge to Cavanagh's superstar, understanding that one hundred fifty years could elapse ahead of she may well ultimately go back domestic. yet her touchdown, with a small team of scientists and Marines, has no longer long past overlooked by means of Aras, the planet's specified mother or father. An forever evolving international himself, this unhappy, strong being has already obliterated thousands of alien interlopers and their nice towns to guard the delicate local inhabitants. Now Shan and her social gathering -- plus the small colony of fundamentalist people who preceded them -- may perhaps face an identical annihilation . . . or a destiny some distance worse. simply because Aras possesses a mystery of the blood that may be disastrous if it fell into human palms -- if the gethes continue to exist the upcoming warfare their coming has inadvertently hastened.

The Stochastic Man

HUGO AWARD NOMINEE -- NEBULA AWARD NOMINEE

Lew Nichols can expect the long run. now not see the longer term, simply make predictions in accordance with examine and records. Nichols is rattling sturdy at it, even though, and his accuracy makes him a useful addition to Paul Quinn's political crusade for brand spanking new York urban Mayor and probably the White residence. yet, whilst Nichols meets eccentric millionaire Martin Carvajal, predictions abruptly look petty and flippant. you notice, Carvajal can really see the future--not traits, now not options--a sign line of occasions stretching out forward. It's a present Nichols can study from this "mentor," yet at what expense? Will understanding the long run make the current meaningless?

Refugees (The Remaining, Book 3)

He has fought the struggle, and run the race.

But the enemies by no means cease coming, and the race has no end line.

It has been 3 months considering Captain Lee Harden chanced on the survivors at Camp Ryder. With iciness looming, Lee is at the verge of creating Camp Ryder as a hub of protection and balance within the quarter. yet now not all people has the same opinion with Lee's venture. .. or his equipment. growing to be tensions among camp management are coming to a head, and as Lee struggles amid the dissention and controversy, new revelations concerning the contaminated threaten to ruin every thing he has labored for.

Deathstalker Legacy (Deathstalker, Book 6)

A century has handed considering Owen Deathstalker sacrificed himself for humanity, and a Golden Age of peace started among the numerous species of the galaxy.
But Owen's descendant, Lewis Deathstalker, has his paintings minimize out for him because the king's new Champion and protector-for the Golden Age of peace is ready to be introduced into break. ..

Extra info for Dune (Le Cycle de Dune, Livre 1)

Sample text

It can be a very powerful tool in becoming a more dominant player. Your authentic self of today may change and evolve over time. All of us are changing, evolving, and growing, and depending on your circumstances, your desire to be one thing may change to become another. That’s okay; the best are always looking to grow, and the best you can do is to be true to yourself in deciding which direction to take at any given time. Listen to your conscience when determining your authentic self. Dominance doesn’t have to mean illicitly profiting at the expense of others.

Com). McPheat is widely regarded as the United Kingdom’s No. 1 authority on modern day selling, having been featured in more than 200 different publications and TV appearances as an expert in the field of personal and professional development. McPheat says that the United Kingdom’s sales training style is still rather stuffy. “Most everyone who does what I do is wearing a formal, dark-colored suit and conservative tie,” he says. ”’ He took a page from the playbooks of local business icons Gordon Ramsey and Richard Branson, and decided to become more authentic—by having fun with his authentic persona.

The sponsor of the program had paid $25,000 for the privilege of the webinar exposure, but Salz was paid nothing for the event. “It didn’t take me long to figure out that I should be doing these and getting paid,” Salz says. After the webinar, he looked for a company that would help him to deliver similar webinars to the salespeople and managers who could benefit. ” In his search for a place in which to do that, however, Salz was astonished to find that such an animal did not exist. “No one was doing what I wanted to do,” he says.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 23 votes

Related posts