The Resource The dispossessed : a novel, Ursula K. Le Guin

The dispossessed : a novel, Ursula K. Le Guin

Label
The dispossessed : a novel
Title
The dispossessed
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ursula K. Le Guin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One of the greats....Not just a science fiction writer; a literary icon." - Stephen King ?From the brilliant and award-winning author Ursula K. Le Guin comes a classic tale of two planets torn apart by conflict and mistrust - and the man who risks everything to reunite them. ?A bleak moon settled by utopian anarchists, Anarres has long been isolated from other worlds, including its mother planet, Urras-a civilization of warring nations, great poverty, and immense wealth. Now Shevek, a brilliant physicist, is determined to reunite the two planets, which have been divided by centuries of distrust. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have kept them apart. ?To visit Urras-to learn, to teach, to share-will require great sacrifice and risks, which Shevek willingly accepts. But the ambitious scientist's gift is soon seen as a threat, and in the profound conflict that ensues, he must reexamine his beliefs even as he ignites the fires of change
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1929-2018
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Le Guin, Ursula K.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Life on other planets
  • Communal living
  • Physicists
  • Anarchism
  • Utopias
Target audience
adult
Label
The dispossessed : a novel, Ursula K. Le Guin
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13326056?utm_source=MARC
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061796883
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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13326056
Publisher number
MWT13326056
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The dispossessed : a novel, Ursula K. Le Guin
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13326056?utm_source=MARC
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061796883
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13326056
Publisher number
MWT13326056
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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