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Oryx and Crake

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Atwood's novel of the future, the narrator, Snowman, mourns the loss of his companions Oryx and Crake as he, himself, slowly starves in a wasteland once the home of people and now the home of insects, pigoons and wolvogs. Snowman tries to understand the events that led to the decline of the world he knew.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Science fiction
Love stories
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 0771008686 9780771008689
OCLC Number: 52726798
Description: 378 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.
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In Atwood's novel of the future, the narrator, Snowman, mourns the loss of his companions Oryx and Crake as he, himself, slowly starves in a wasteland once the home of people and now the home of insects, pigoons and wolvogs. Snowman tries to understand the events that led to the decline of the world he knew.

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