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The word for world is forest

Author: Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: [New York] : Berkley Pub. Corp. : Distributed by Putnam, ©1972.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Colonists from Earth take over a planet that the locals call Athshe, and follow the 19th century model of colonization, which involves cutting down trees, planting farms, building mines, and enslaving indigenous peoples. The Athsheans eventually retaliate against their captors, abandoning their rules against violence and endangering the very foundations of their society.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-
Word for world is forest.
[New York] : Berkley Pub. Corp. : Distributed by Putnam, c1972
(OCoLC)566412238
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0399117164 9780399117169
OCLC Number: 2133448
Description: 189 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: by Ursula K. Le Guin.

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Colonists from Earth take over a planet that the locals call Athshe, and follow the 19th century model of colonization, which involves cutting down trees, planting farms, building mines, and enslaving indigenous peoples. The Athsheans eventually retaliate against their captors, abandoning their rules against violence and endangering the very foundations of their society.

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