The Left Hand of Darkness
  • Author : Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Release Date : 01 July 2000
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 13 : 9781101665398

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Book Description: 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION—WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY DAVID MITCHELL AND A NEW AFTERWORD BY CHARLIE JANE ANDERS Ursula K. Le Guin’s groundbreaking work of science fiction—winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards. A lone human ambassador is sent to the icebound planet of Winter, a world without sexual prejudice, where the inhabitants’ gender is fluid. His goal is to facilitate Winter’s inclusion in a growing intergalactic civilization. But to do so he must bridge the gulf between his own views and those of the strange, intriguing culture he encounters... Embracing the aspects of psychology, society, and human emotion on an alien world, The Left Hand of Darkness stands as a landmark achievement in the annals of intellectual science fiction.

The Left Hand of Darkness

The Left Hand of Darkness

Author : Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Fiction
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50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION—WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY DAVID MITCHELL AND A NEW AFTERWORD BY CHARLIE JANE ANDERS Ursula K. Le Guin’s groundbreaking work of science fiction—winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards. A lone human ambassador is sent to the icebound planet of Winter, a world without ...

The Left Hand Of Darkness

The Left Hand Of Darkness

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Publisher : Hachette UK
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Study Guide to The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin

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Publisher : Influence Publishers
Genre : Study Aids
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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for Ursula Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness, a book that pioneered the feminist science fiction movement. As a science-fiction, fantasy novel of the mid to late 1900s, The Left Hand of Darkness explores androgyny, tragedy, and ...

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