Handmaid's Tale

Atwood, Margaret

paperback/ gebrocheerd: € 13.95
ISBN: 9780099511663, 324 blz., January 2010, Engels
Formaat: 19.8 (h) x 13.2 (b) x 2.2 (d) cm. Gewicht: 237 gram.

Uitgever: Vintage UK

beschrijving

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She has only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs.

Brilliantly conceived and executed, this powerful evocation of twenty-first century America explores a world in which oppression of women, and repression of the truth, have become justified.

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