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When Frank Herbert penned the epic Dune many many years ago he unleashed a whole world of possibilites characters planets and stories Of course his masterpiece spawned sequels which spawned still more sequels and finally at the fourth generation God Emperor of Dune was created As previously stated it is the fourth installment in the Dune series and shows one of the most bizarre routes that Herbert could have taken the series to This was truly an interesting piece to read Interestingly enough this book does not cover any parts of the life of Paul Atreides or any of the characters from the first book save for Duncan Idaho However this is not the actual Idaho that died in the first book but rather the resurrected ghola that the Emperor pays to have made again and again The main characters include Leto Atreides II the son of Paul Atreides who seeks to become God by transforming himself into a giant sandworm Other characters in the tale are Moneo Letos minister Siona Moneos daughter who hates Leto Hwi Noree an ambassador and Duncan Idaho Herberts description of the characters is excellent and there is much description of Leto whose journals are the source of the story itself Here Herbert uses Letos journal writings to convey his appearance At this writing the whole could be considered rather gross I am what could be called a pre-worm My body is about seven meters long and somewhat more than two meters in diameter ribbed for more than half of its length with my Atreides face positioned man height at one end the arms and hands just below My legs and feet Well they are mostly atrophied Herbert 1981 p 15 Herbert once again uses his amazing literary skill to deliver wonderful description and paint a very effective picture in the readers mind Herberts literary skill is also evident throughout this story in many other ways For
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