The left hand of darkness
(Book)

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Series:
Hainish series volume 6.
Published:
New York : Ace Books, [2003].
Format:
Book
Edition:
Ace premium edition.
ISBN:
9780441478125, 0441478123
Physical Desc:
xix, 330 pages ; 20 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7 - AR Pts: 15
Lexile measure:
970L
Rating:
970
Status:
York Street - Adult Fiction - Science Fiction
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Description

A groundbreaking work of science fiction, The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story of a lone human emissary to Winter, an alien world whose inhabitants can 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. Embracing the aspects of psychology, society, and human emotion on an alien world, The Left Hand of Darkness stands as a landmark achievement in the annals of intellectual science fiction.

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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
970

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General Note
Originally published: 1969.
Description
A groundbreaking work of science fiction, The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story of a lone human emissary to Winter, an alien world whose inhabitants can 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. Embracing the aspects of psychology, society, and human emotion on an alien world, The Left Hand of Darkness stands as a landmark achievement in the annals of intellectual science fiction.
Target Audience
970,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,UG,7.0,15.0,62984
Awards
Nebula Award, 1969
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APA Citation (style guide)

Le Guin, U. K. (2003). The left hand of darkness. Ace premium edition. New York: Ace Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018. 2003. The Left Hand of Darkness. New York: Ace Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018, The Left Hand of Darkness. New York: Ace Books, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Le Guin, Ursula K. The Left Hand of Darkness. Ace premium edition. New York: Ace Books, 2003. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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