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Woman on the edge of time

Author: Marge Piercy
Publisher: New York : Fawcett Crest, 1983, ©1976
Series: Fawcett Crest book, 20485-5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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[This novel] is the ... story of Connie Ramos, a Chicana woman in her mid-thirties, living in New York and labeled insane, committed to a mental institution. But the truth is that Connie is overwhelmingly sane, heroically sane, and tuned in to the future. Connie is able to communicate with the year 2137. Two totally different ways of life are competing. One is beautiful - communal, nonsexist, environmentally pure,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Utopian fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Piercy, Marge.
Woman on the edge of time.
New York : Fawcett Crest, 1983, ©1976 (1991 printing)
(OCoLC)647201691
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marge Piercy
ISBN: 0449210820 9780449210826 0449204855 9780449204856 0704346567 9780704346567
OCLC Number: 24347101
Notes: First Ballantine Books edition published in 1983.
Reprinted by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf.
Description: 381 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Fawcett Crest book, 20485-5.
Responsibility: Marge Piercy.
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First published in 1979, Marge Piercy's novel is both a drama of survival and a Utopian epic. Connie Ramos, 37, Mexican-American and unfairly incarcerated in a mental hospital, is the enduring  Read more...

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