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The left hand of darkness

Author: Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: New York : Ace, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While on a mission to the planet Gethen, earthling Genly Ai is sent by leaders of the nation of Orgoreyn to a concentration camp from which the exiled prime minister of the nation of Karhide tries to rescue him.
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Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0441478123 9780441478125 0441478093 9780441478095
OCLC Number: 22330727
Target Audience: 970; 970.
Description: 304 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Ursula K. Le Guin.

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A jewel of a story. (Frank Herbert) An instant classic. ("Minneapolis Star-Tribune")

 
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