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Direct Decent

Franl Herbert

Direct Decent

by Franl Herbert

  • 360 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Ace Books .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7525160M
ISBN 100441149049
ISBN 109780441149049

Direct Descent - Page 1/ Part I. Vincent Coogan pulled at his thin lower lip as he stared at the image of his home planet growing larger in the star ship's viewscreen. People walked while reading books or reclined with scan-all viewers hung in front of their eyes. Read Book Free Online, Ebooks free Online. TITE_PAGE Read Book Free online. Category. Romance () Adventure (44) Thriller () Fantasy () Young Adult () Mystery () Historical () Horror () Science Fiction () Humorous (82) Christian (20) Western (13) Direct Descent. Author: Frank Herbert. Category: Science Fiction, Series.

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Direct Descent Chapter One People walked while reading books or reclined with scan-all viewers hung in front of their eyes. "The first rule of the Galactic Library Code is to obey all direct orders of the government in power. For the preservation of the Library, this must be the primary command." "What does it mean?" demanded Patterson.   Sci fi Audiobooks Frank Herbert Direct Descent. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.


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Earth has become a library planet for thousands of years, a bastion of both useful and useless knowledge—esoterica of all types, history, science, politics—gathered by teams of “pack rats” who scour the galaxy for any scrap of information. Knowledge is power, knowledge is wealth, and knowledge can be a weapon.

As powerful dictators come and go over the course of history, the cadre of. “The inhabitants give obeisance to ‘The Book of Stone.’ That is a Middle-Era translation of an ancient work from Old Terra which revolves around a leader called ‘The Rock.’” “I know that one,” Sil-Chan said.3/5(18).

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“By direct descent,” she said. “We’ll have to train him well.” *** About the Author FRANK HERBERT (–) created the most beloved novel in the annals of science fiction, Dune.

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out of 5 stars Direct Descent by Frank Herbert. Reviewed in the United States on 25 May Verified Purchase. I love the writings of Frank Herbert. This was not as intricate as some of his other writings but I liked it. It is definitely science fiction and of the future genre. Enjoy.

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