The Resource The left hand of darkness, Ursula K. Le Guin

The left hand of darkness, Ursula K. Le Guin

Label
The left hand of darkness
Title
The left hand of darkness
Statement of responsibility
Ursula K. Le Guin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On an alien world in the middle of an Ice Age, one man prepares for the biggest mission of his life. Alone and unarmed, Genly Ai has been sent from Earth to persuade the people of Gethen to join the Ekumen, a union of planets. But it's a task fraught with danger. Genly is shocking to the natives, for Gethen is a world in which humans are ambigendered - everyone can be a mother, and everyone can be a father. First Minister Estraven is the only person who champions Genly's cause, but their relationship is deeply incomprehensible and troubling. As the duo embark on a journey that will take them to the edge of their physical and emotional endurance, the stakes are high - to save a world from war, and save their own lives. Ursula Le Guin's award-winning masterpiece was one of the first feminist SF novels, and this compelling dramatisation is both a subtle exploration of gender and a thrilling tale of love, betrayal and survival in a landscape of endless snow and ice
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Guin, Ursula K.
Dewey number
813/.5/4
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3562.E42
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by James McArdle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1989-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McArdle, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Life on other planets
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The left hand of darkness, Ursula K. Le Guin
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3032781
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (01 hr., 55 min., 42 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781785294525
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2142A
  • 2142B
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
E2BD0298-9246-438B-8D7E-BC773035AFAE
System control number
  • 5818249
  • ocn965544359
  • (OCoLC)965544359
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The left hand of darkness, Ursula K. Le Guin
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3032781
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (01 hr., 55 min., 42 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781785294525
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2142A
  • 2142B
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
E2BD0298-9246-438B-8D7E-BC773035AFAE
System control number
  • 5818249
  • ocn965544359
  • (OCoLC)965544359
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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