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The left hand of darkness, Ursula LeGuin

Label
The left hand of darkness
Title
The left hand of darkness
Statement of responsibility
Ursula LeGuin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story of a lone human emissary's mission to Winter, an unknown alien world whose inhabitants can choose--and change--their gender. 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 completely dissimilar culture that he encounters
Member of
Summary
While on a mission to the planet Gethen, earthling Genly Ai is sent by leaders of the nation of Orgoreyn to a concentration camp from which the exiled prime minister of the nation of Karhide tries to rescue him
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1970.
  • James Tiptree, Jr. Award, 1995.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 1969.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040251
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Guin, Ursula K.
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hainish series
Series volume
0006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Life on other planets
Target audience
adult
Label
The left hand of darkness, Ursula LeGuin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781857230741
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781857230741
Label
The left hand of darkness, Ursula LeGuin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781857230741
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781857230741

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