The Resource The Handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood

The Handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood

Label
The Handmaid's tale
Title
The Handmaid's tale
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Title variation
  • Hand maid's tale
  • handmaids tale
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Has edition
Summary
Offred, a Handmaid, describes life in what was once the United States, now the Republic of Gilead, a shockingly repressive and intolerant monotheocracy, in a satirical tour de force set in the near future.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Arthur C. Clarke Award, 1987.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Caribbean and Canada: Best Book, 1987.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Fiction, 1985.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 1986.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
013462
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.A8
LC item number
H3 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Handmaid's tale
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Misogyny
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
The Handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 311 pages
Isbn
9780525435006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)986996276
Label
The Handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 311 pages
Isbn
9780525435006
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)986996276

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