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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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I en nær fremtid er staten Maine i USA forvandlet til diktaturet Gilead, hvor de få fødedygtige kvinder med benhård tvang er reduceret til lydige tjenerinder
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 0099740915 9780099740919
OCLC Number: 469547307
Notes: Science fiction-roman
Originaludgave: 1985
Awards: Winner of Arthur C. Clarke Award 1987
Description: 324 sider
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood

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The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a  Read more...

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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 Tale is Read more...

 
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