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The handmaid's tale

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantastic fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 0099740915 9780099740919
OCLC Number: 39900946
Awards: Winner of Arthur C. Clarke Award 1987
Description: 324 p. ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.

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"Compulsively readable" * Daily Telegraph * "Out of a narrative shadowed by terror, gleam sharp perceptions, brilliant intense images and sardonic wit" -- Peter Kemp * Independent * "The Handmaid's Read more...

 
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