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The Dispossessed
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August 1, 2014
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August 31, 2014
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Richard
Aug 25, 2014 rated it liked it
I read this novel many years ago and while I did enjoy it this time around, I feel that it didn't really age as well as her masterwork, "The Left Hand of Darkness" nor is it written with the same creative excitement as the original Earthsea Trilogy.

Perhaps this is owing to a rather ponderous plot centred around two anti-Utopias, neither of which is satisfactory because neither can allow the fullness of human creative expression. I feel that this has become something of a truism which dates the
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Jun 06, 2012 rated it really liked it
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Jul 24, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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Apr 10, 2015 marked it as to-read