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The handmaid's tale

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: [United States] : Paw Prints, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [Paw Prints ed.]View all editions and formats
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A look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 9781439501436 1439501432
OCLC Number: 863490178
Notes: Includes historical notes (p. 299-311).
Description: 311 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.

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A look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.

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