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Author: Suzette Haden Elgin
Publisher: New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Feminist Press edView all editions and formats
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"It is the year 2205 and the women of Earth are once again property. Two women, Nazareth and Michaela--one a brilliant linguist, the other a rebel servant--are destined to challenge the power of men. What neither woman realizes is that a revolution is already underway: women, hidden away in Barren Houses, are slowly creating a language of their own to free them from men's control and make resistance possible for all  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Feminist fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzette Haden Elgin
ISBN: 1558612556 9781558612556 1558612467 9781558612464
OCLC Number: 44270270
Description: 327 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Suzette Haden Elgin ; afterword by Susan M. Squier and Julie Vedder.

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"It is the year 2205 and the women of Earth are once again property. Two women, Nazareth and Michaela--one a brilliant linguist, the other a rebel servant--are destined to challenge the power of men. What neither woman realizes is that a revolution is already underway: women, hidden away in Barren Houses, are slowly creating a language of their own to free them from men's control and make resistance possible for all women."--Back cover.

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