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The dispossessed

a novel

1st Perennial Classics ed.
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This edition was published in by Perennial Classics in New York.

Written in English

387 pages

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 planet, Anarres, to challenge the complex structures of life and living, and ignite the fires of change.

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1975, Avon
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1974, Harper & Row
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The Dispossessed

An Ambiguous Utopia

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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 planet, Anarres, to challenge the complex structures of life and living, and ignite the fires of change.

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The dispossessed

a novel

1st Perennial Classics ed.

This edition was published in by Perennial Classics in New York.


Edition Notes

Genre
Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3562.E42 D57 2003, PS3562.E42D57 2003

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3684801M
ISBN 10
006051275X
LC Control Number
2003046574
Library Thing
21142
Goodreads
118007

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