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The left hand of darkness

Author: Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: New York : Ace Books, 2000, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Ace trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A human emissary sent to the world of Winter to bring it into a galactic civilization must find a way to bridge the gulf between his outlook and that of the natives, who can change gender at will.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0441007317 9780441007318
OCLC Number: 44657387
Description: xvi, 304 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A Parade in Erhenrang --
The Place Inside the Blizzard --
The Mad King --
The Nineteenth Day --
The Domestication of Hunch --
One Way into Orgoreyn --
The Question of Sex --
Another Way into Orgoreyn --
Eestraven the Traitor --
Conversations in Mishnory --
Soliloquies in Mishnory --
On Time and Darkness --
Down on the Farm --
The Escape --
To the Ice --
Between Drumner and Dremegole --
An Orgota Creation Myth --
On the Ice --
Homecoming --
A Fool's Errand --
The Gethenian Calendar and Clock.
Responsibility: Ursula K. Le Guin.

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A human emissary sent to the world of Winter to bring it into a galactic civilization must find a way to bridge the gulf between his outlook and that of the natives, who can change gender at will.

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