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The blind assassin

Author: Margaret Atwood
Publisher: New York : N.A. Talese, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st ed. in the U.S.AView all editions and formats
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A science fiction story told by two unnamed lovers who meet in a dingy backstreet room. Set in a multi-layered story of the death of a woman's sister and husband in the 1940's, with a novel-within-a novel as a background.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Atwood
ISBN: 0385475721 9780385475723
OCLC Number: 43287739
Description: 521 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Margaret Atwood.
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Abstract:

A science fiction story told by two unnamed lovers who meet in a dingy backstreet room. Set in a multi-layered story of the death of a woman's sister and husband in the 1940's, with a novel-within-a novel as a background.

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The Blind Assassin

by SHatheway (WorldCat user published 2007-10-02)  Permalink
The Blind Assassin tells the epic stories of several people and families. By the end of the book these lives have become intertwined in both graceful and tragic ways. The book opens with the Chase family and eventually follows two lovers, whose identities are not revealed until the end. The stories span...
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