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The handmaid's tale

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: London : Vintage books, [2006]
Series: Vintage. Fiction
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 21st edView all editions and formats

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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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 9780099740919 0099740915
OCLC Number: 759621004
Awards: Winner of Arthur C. Clarke Award 1987.
Description: 324 S.
Series Title: Vintage. Fiction
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 Tale is Read more...

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