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The telling

Author: Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, 2000.
Series: Hainish cycle.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Earthling Sutty has been living a solitary, well-protected life in Dovza City on the planet Aka as an official Observer for the interstellar Ekumen. Insisting on all citizens being pure "producer-consumers," the tightly controlled capitalist government of Aka--the Corporation--is systematically destroying all vestiges of the ancient ways: "The Time of Cleansing" is the chilling term used to describe this era. Books  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Advance copies (Publishing)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-
Telling.
New York : Harcourt, 2000
(OCoLC)606363685
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0151005672 9780151005673 0441008631 9780441008636
OCLC Number: 43662164
Awards: Winner of Locus Awards (Science Fiction) 2001
Description: 264 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Hainish cycle.
Responsibility: Ursula K. Le Guin.
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The bestselling author of "The Left Hand of Darkness" delivers the latest novel in the Hainish Cycle. Sutty, an observer from Earth, has been assigned to a new world in which past beliefs are  Read more...

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