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The handmaid's tale

Author: Margaret Atwood; Valerie Martin
Publisher: London : #bVintage, #c2010.
Edition/Format:   Print 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: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood; Valerie Martin
ISBN: 9780099511663 0099511665
OCLC Number: 767759345
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1986.
Description: 350 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood ; with an introduction by Valerie Martin.

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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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