By Frank Herbert, Willis E. McNelly
Книга The Dune Encyclopedia: the entire, approved consultant and spouse to... The Dune Encyclopedia: the full, licensed consultant and significant other to Frank Herbert's Masterpiece of the mind's eye Книги Энциклопедии Автор: Willis E. McNelly Год издания: 1984 Формат: pdf Издат.:Berkley Страниц: 526 Размер: 10,3 ISBN: 0425068137 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:"Some lovers can have spotted obvious inconsistencies among DUNE: condominium ATREIDES (1999) and THE DUNE ENCYCLOPEDIA (1984), compiled by way of Dr. Willis E. McNelly. To solve any confusion that may exist, the authors imagine you will need to clarify that THE DUNE ENCYCLOPEDIA displays an alternative "DUNE universe" which didn't unavoidably signify the "canon" created through Frank Herbert. Frank Herbert's son, Brian Herbert, writing with Kevin J. Anderson, is constant to set up the canon of the DUNE universe. this can be being performed with the total approval of the landlord of the DUNE copyright, the Herbert constrained Partnership."While Frank Herbert himself thought of THE DUNE ENCYCLOPEDIA attention-grabbing and wonderful, he didn't consult with Dr. McNelly's spinoff paintings whereas writing any of his DUNE novels. Likewise, in writing their DUNE novels (beginning with DUNE: residence ATREIDES), Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson have solely used, and may proceed to take advantage of, Frank Herbert's unique notes in addition to their very own imaginations, and never THE DUNE ENCYCLOPEDIA."We desire that the thousands of DUNE fanatics will proceed to get pleasure from all the works written in Frank Herbert's very good universe."
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