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The war of the dispossessed

Honduras and El Salvador, 1969

by Thomas P. Anderson

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • El Salvador-Honduras Conflict, 1969

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas P. Anderson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1488 .A5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4109207M
    ISBN 100803210094
    LC Control Number80024080

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Urras is beautiful, but their laws and people are violent. Book Summary “There was a wall.” That is how The Dispossessed starts. The Dispossessed, published intells the story of an anarchist, anti-capitalist society on Anarres, which has been struggling for over one hundred years against the legacy of its classist, capitalist twin planet Urras.

Anarresti society embraces the Taoist principles of compassion, humility, and frugality, and operates within an anarcho-syndicalist structure in which food, possessions, domiciles. Originally posted at Fantasy Literature. The Dispossessed is a perfectly achieved thought experiment, perhaps Ursula K.

Le Guin’s greatest work, but there is little I can say that hasn’t been said more eloquently, forcefully, thoroughly, or knowledgeably by other reviewers.

It transcends the genre as a Cited by: The Forever War () is a military science fiction novel by American author Joe Haldeman, telling the contemplative story about human soldiers fighting an interstellar war against an alien civilization known as the Taurans.

It won the Nebula Award in and the Hugo and Locus awards in Forever Free () and Forever Peace () are respectively, direct and thematic sequel novels. The Dispossessed started as a very bad short story, which I didn’t try to finish but couldn’t quite let go. There was a book in it, and I knew it, but the book had to wait for me to learn what I was writing about and how to write about it.

The novel flashes back and forth, before and after Shevek's historic trip to Urras, which ends centuries of segregation, and delicately develops both the strengths and weaknesses of the two social systems, the contrasting textures of two kinds of social experience.

On Anarres Shevek was a frustrated "egoist"; on Urras he is an exploitable novelty. War of the dispossessed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas P Anderson.

Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Anderson, Thomas P., War of the dispossessed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas P Anderson.

The Dispossessed, a collection of with particular attention to the disruptions caused by World War II. Contributors explore the politics of rescue, the dependency of the dispossessed, the role of key players and concerned citizens willing to extend themselves to provide safe havens and new opportunities for those forced to flee their.

Overview. The Dispossessed tells the story of its protagonist Shevek’s journey from his home on a desolate, isolated moon to the abundant planet around which his society is an Odinian physicist from the planet of Urras, a socialist planet without a central government that follows the teachings of the revolutionary Odo.

Upon settling Urras, Odinians refused contact with their. Frustrated, he travels to Anarres's capitalist sister world of Urras, hoping to find more tolerance there but instead becoming embroiled in politics, rebellion and war.

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Jacqueline Jones. Basic, $ "Poverty has a history," writes Jones in her sweeping examination of poverty and its handmaiden, landlessness, in the United States.

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