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Dancing with dragons : Ursula K. Le Guin and the critics

Author: Donna R White
Publisher: Columbia, SC : Camden House, 1999.
Series: Studies in English and American literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)., Literary criticism in perspective.
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Ursula K. Le Guin began to draw attention in the late 1960s with the publication of A Wizard of Earthsea (1968) and The Left Hand of Darkness (1969). The former, a young adult fantasy, established Le Guin as America's foremost contemporary fantasist; the latter, a science fiction novel, embroiled her in a feminist controversy that continues to this day. Both books started Le Guin on the road to being one of the most
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Named Person: Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna R White
ISBN: 1571130349 9781571130341
OCLC Number: 39533164
Description: xii, 144 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Studies in English and American literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)., Literary criticism in perspective.
Responsibility: Donna R. White.
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