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Dispossessed, the (1974) [Novel]
by Ursula K. Le Guin Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 7.9 of 10 (37 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Hainish / Novels of the Ekumen

Summary :

Shevek, a brilliant physicist, decides to take action. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have isolated his planet of anarchists from the rest of the civilized universe. To do this dangerous task will mean giving up his family and possibly his life. Shevek must make the unprecedented journey to the utopian mother planet, Anarres, to challenge the complex structures of life and living, and ignite the fires of change.

Original title: The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia
Original languages: English

Quotes: 1 (show them)

Genre: FictionScience FictionAdventureLost Worlds and Colonies
FictionScience FictionSocial Criticism
FictionScience FictionPoliticalAnarchism & Rebellion

Edition #1: The Dispossessed

The Dispossessed (1974)
Awards: Hugo: Novel (1975), Nebula: Novel (1974)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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The Dispossessed (1975)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Panther Science Fiction
ISBN: 0586042199
Dimensions: 4.4 x 7.2 x 1.0 in
Pages: 319

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