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The handmaid's tale

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: London : Vintage Classic, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She has 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.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 9780099511663 0099511665
OCLC Number: 645697569
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1986.
Description: p. cm.
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.

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"Out of a narrative shadowed by terror, gleam sharp perceptions, brilliant intense images and sardonic wit" -- Peter Kemp Independent "The Handmaid's Tale is both a superlative exercise in science Read more...

 
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