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SUMMARY The Godmakers

The Godmakers

Y Frank Herbert The title of early editions was sometimes styled The God Makers Summary It explores the concepts of war and peace good government and religious belief It can be seen as a bridging novel between the all human Dune universe and the ConSentiency universe series The God Makers A Shocking Expose of What the The God Makers one of the most powerful books to penetrate the veil of secrecy surrounding the rituals and doctrines of the Mormon Church reveals the inner workings and beliefs of Mormonism Through personal interviews and well documented evidence you’ll discover the true nature of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints and its hidden worldwide agen. For a book that is almost sixty years old this is still a good read despite its flaws It s an expansion of four stories published between 1958 and 1960 so it lacks Herbert s usual polish world building and complexity Nonetheless it is a thought provoking novel that asks the uestion If you were to create a god what would that god be like It also asks Why would you do this Herbert delves into a philosophical discussion of war religion interference in other cultures and the interplay and balance of opposites Yes some of the book is dated and it lacks the complexity and suppleness of Dune But the insight it gives into Herbert s views on religion and philosophy make it a worthwhile entertaining read I read it at one sitting uinze dias good Cheating for the Chicken Man government and religious belief It can be seen as a bridging novel between the all human Dune universe and the ConSentiency universe series The God Makers A Shocking Expose of What the The God Makers one of the most powerful books to penetrate the veil of secrecy surrounding the rituals and doctrines of the Mormon Church reveals the inner workings and beliefs of Mormonism Through personal interviews and well documented evidence you’ll discover the true nature of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints and its hidden worldwide agen. For a book that is almost sixty years old this is still a The Last Runaway good read despite its flaws It s an expansion of four stories published between 1958 and 1960 so it lacks Herbert s usual polish world building and complexity Nonetheless it is a thought provoking novel that asks the uestion If you were to create a On Tidy Endings god what would that Flat World Navigation god be like It also asks Why would you do this Herbert delves into a philosophical discussion of war religion interference in other cultures and the interplay and balance of opposites Yes some of the book is dated and it lacks the complexity and suppleness of Dune But the insight it A House of My Own Stories from My Life gives into Herbert s views on religion and philosophy make it a worthwhile entertaining read I read it at one sitting

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Of the most powerful books to penetrate the veil of secrecy surrounding the rituals and doctrines of the Mormon Church reveals the inner workings and beliefs of Mormonism Through personal interviews and well documented evidence you’ll discover the true nature of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints and its hidden worldwide agenda Longueur pages Word The Godmakers Frank Herbert Scott Brick Blackstone Passer au contenu principalfr Bonjour Identifiez vous The God Makers YouTube Landmark documentary which exposes Mormonism as a pseudo Christian religion with pagan roots Reveals heart breakin The Godmakers novel Wikipedia The Godmakers is a science fiction novel b. Sadly it s another book I didn t like too much I picked up this 1972 copy of this out of print book because I d never read anything by Herbert except the first 5 Dune books and thought I d check out a non related work Unfortunately this book has none of the complexity or depth of Dune The Godmakers gives us Lewis Orne an agent for a military style organization that is charged with enforcing peace After a disastrous interstellar war no sign of warlike ualities in a culture will be tolerated and any sign of an incipient militaristic attitude would justify blasting that civilization out of existenceThe first half of the book shows us Orne in a series of episodic missions to different planets basically swaggering around chauvinistically yeah yeah we KNOW you don t like women running your life get over it already and saving the dayThen suddenly Orne develops psi powers and travels to the religious planet of Amel where they decide that he has the remarkable potential to be a god Orne now must undergo psychic training ordeals What will he do with his new and unprecedented powerHerbert was very obviously trying to make several philosophical statements regarding peace vs war and the ironyfutility of trying to enforce peace through military action and religion but the writing here is too choppy for it to seem than awkward uinze dias gives us Lewis Orne an agent for a military style organization that is charged with enforcing peace After a disastrous interstellar war no sign of warlike ualities in a culture will be tolerated and any sign of an incipient militaristic attitude would justify blasting that civilization out of existenceThe first half of the book shows us Orne in a series of episodic missions to different planets basically swaggering around chauvinistically yeah yeah we KNOW you don t like women running your life Cheating for the Chicken Man get over it already and saving the dayThen suddenly Orne develops psi powers and travels to the religious planet of Amel where they decide that he has the remarkable potential to be a The Last Runaway god Orne now must undergo psychic training ordeals What will he do with his new and unprecedented powerHerbert was very obviously trying to make several philosophical statements regarding peace vs war and the ironyfutility of trying to enforce peace through military action and religion but the writing here is too choppy for it to seem than awkward

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The God Makers Wikipedia fr The God Makers Herbert Frank Livres Not Retrouvez The God Makers et des millions de livres en stock sur fr Achetez neuf ou d'occasion The God Makers IMDb The God Makers min | Documentary | December USA Two former Mormons seek to file a class action lawsuit against The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints detailing for skeptical attorneys the history doctrines and secret rituals of the Mormon religion The Godmakers YouTube The GodMakers Man can become God Duration seconds views; years ago; The GodMakers Introduction to Mormonism Duration minutes seconds views; years ago The God Makers A Shocking Expose of What the Mormon The God Makers one. Neo and The Oracle meet to discuss Frank Herbert s 1972 novel The GodmakersNeo Thank you for meeting with me Do you like Frank HerbertOracle Impatient aren t we Here I brought you some cookies I liked Dune and a couple of his other novels but what do you think about this oneNeo I like that it s a science fiction novel that includes elements of religionOracle Religion Hmmm you sure about thatNeo Well the protagonist investigates theology on other planets and sees how religion can be manufactured learns how races can be manipulated into worship He also undergoes a transformation where he becomes a godOracle A god or The GodNeo I thought it meant he was a god like there could be othersOracle But didn t Herbert also suggest that the hero could also be a part of The God that they were all connectedNeo Maybe it was difficult to understandOracle Religion always is and belief itself takes a leap of faith Of course this was something of a mashup of four short stories he wrote before Dune so do you think his publishers coaxed him to put all this together to bank on his Dune successNeo That seems cynical Is this not a story in it s own rightOracle Cynicism is an expression of understanding Herbert certainly had some good ideas and put them together wellNeo I noticed this had a similar style the same kind of structure as DuneOracle I think you ll find many of his books have that same style OK I m being told I need to go I think you ll have some visitors shortly Think about gods and religion and GodNeo I will A House of My Own Stories from My Life godOracle A Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, god or The GodNeo I thought it meant he was a El Gaucho Martín FierroLa vuelta de Martín Fierro god like there could be othersOracle But didn t Herbert also suggest that the hero could also be a part of The God that they were all connectedNeo Maybe it was difficult to understandOracle Religion always is and belief itself takes a leap of faith Of course this was something of a mashup of four short stories he wrote before Dune so do you think his publishers coaxed him to put all this together to bank on his Dune successNeo That seems cynical Is this not a story in it s own rightOracle Cynicism is an expression of understanding Herbert certainly had some Fragonard Art and Eroticism good ideas and put them together wellNeo I noticed this had a similar style the same kind of structure as DuneOracle I think you ll find many of his books have that same style OK I m being told I need to Mao Zedong go I think you ll have some visitors shortly Think about The Monarchs Are Missing gods and religion and GodNeo I will

  • Paperback
  • 176
  • The Godmakers
  • Frank Herbert
  • English
  • 09 February 2019
  • 9780450017988

10 thoughts on “The Godmakers

  1. says:

    Neo and The Oracle meet to discuss Frank Herbert’s 1972 novel The GodmakersNeo Thank you for meeting with me Do you like Frank Herbert?Oracle Impatient aren’t we? Here I brought you some cookies I liked Dune and a couple of his other novels but what do you think about this one?Neo I like that it’s a science fiction novel that includes elements of religionOracle Religion Hmmm you sure about that?Neo Well the protagonist investigates t

  2. says:

    This book may be the ultimate secret agent novelIt could also be the most insanely ambitious work of anthropological science fictionIt's also a gold mine for anyone interested in Frank Herbert's workLet me explain The Godmakers is a fix up novel a cluster of short stories smooshed into the shape of a novel The plot concerns the adventures

  3. says:

    The Godmakers is an ambitious thought provoking bold and well written novel The opening chapter might seem a bit confusing if you aren't familiar with Herbert's style of writing but once the story continues it takes you right into the midst of things happening in a future Universe Our redheaded protagonist Lewis Orne lives in a postwar Universe where everyone is terrified of great Rim wars happening again Orne works for

  4. says:

    Sadly it's another book I didn't like too much I picked up this 1972 copy of this out of print book because I'd never read anything by Herbert except the first 5 'Dune' books and thought I'd check out a non related work Unfortunately this book has none of the complexity or depth of 'Dune''The Godmakers' gives us Lewis Orne an agent for a mil

  5. says:

    I loved this book I've loved lots of Herbert's work particularly Dune This however is a lot shorter and might be tried by someone interested in the author but not willing to commit to one of his longer books or seriesWhat particularly fascinated me was the operant notion of theological engineering in other words of controlling populations by the manipulation of their religious beliefs Being in seminary at the time the idea of teac

  6. says:

    I have to admit not reading this for a long timeBut I distinctly remember this book blowing my mind when I was

  7. says:

    I first read this book by accident and after having read Dune My brother gave me a crate of used sci fi haphazardly bought as a birthday present The Godmakers was just the first book I pulled from the boxAll in all it's worth reading an enjoyable book It's got the obvious Herbert watermarks; internal monologues are often layered to the poi

  8. says:

    Originally posted at Fantasy Literature Herbert’s The Godmakers is a novelized collection of four connected stories that first appeared in the pulp magazines between May 1958 and February 1960 “You Take the High Road” Astounding Science Fiction May 1958 “Missing link” Astounding Science Fiction February 1959 “Operatio

  9. says:

    For a book that is almost sixty years old this is still a good read despite its flaws It’s an expansion of four stories published between 1958 and 1960 so it lacks Herbert's usual polish world building and complexity Nonetheless it is a thought provoking novel that asks the uestion “If you were to create a god what would that god be like?” It also asks “Why would you do this?” Herbert delves into a philosophical discussion of war

  10. says:

    Mindnumbingly boring poorly written sexist and featuring characters that are either too flat or too unsympathetic to be enjoyed I ca

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