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The handmaid's tale

by Atwood, Margaret, 1939-

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Science Fiction & Fantasy FIC ATWOOD SF
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Science Fiction & Fantasy
 
Call Number  FIC ATWOOD SF
 
 
Upper St. Clair Township Library Literary Fiction LITERARY ATWOOD Margaret
Location  Upper St. Clair Township Library
 
Collection  Literary Fiction
 
Call Number  LITERARY ATWOOD Margaret
 
 
Summary
This look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.
Additional Information
Subjects Misogyny -- Fiction.
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Fiction.
Dystopias -- Fiction.
Infertility -- Fiction.
Women -- Fiction.
Theocracy -- Fiction.
Totalitarianism -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Dystopias.
Dystopian fiction.
Publisher New York :2019
Edition Barnes & Noble exclusive edition.
Language English
Notes Includes a reading group guide.
Publication date taken from Barnes & Noble's website.
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company in 1986." -- Title page verso.
First published by Anchor Books in 1998.
Description xix, 315 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN 9781984899668
198489966X
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