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Old 02-02-2007, 11:12 AM
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The same kind of thing happened to me, except the first translation I read was just old(e), I wouldn't call it awful. Just a little archaic. The most recent translation I read (and loved) was Pinsky.
Yeah...the other wasnt awful, but very dated.....I needed a translator to translate his translation....
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Old 02-02-2007, 01:54 PM
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's translation is the best of the ones I've read.
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Old 02-02-2007, 02:06 PM
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I like the Jon Schaffer translation.
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I like the Jon Schaffer translation.
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1066: The Year of the Conquest by David Howarth. The courses I'm taking now have sooo much assigned reading, but it's all more or less awesome.
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Old 02-18-2007, 12:02 PM
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The best science fiction novel ever,


Dune - Frank Herbert


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Old 02-18-2007, 04:45 PM
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The best science fiction novel ever,


Dune - Frank Herbert


I don't know why there's Halo dudes in the picture, but fuck yeah!
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Old 02-18-2007, 05:26 PM
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I don't know why there's Halo dudes in the picture, but fuck yeah!

I think it's supposed to be the Harkonnens, not sure, it's from the computer game.

I should also add that Dune will be the SECOND best science fiction book once I'm done writing The Republic
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I think it's supposed to be the Harkonnens, not sure, it's from the computer game.
I always pictured very un-high tech characters as I read the series. I dunno why.
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Old 02-19-2007, 02:28 PM
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