Planet of Exile

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Ace, 1966 - Fiction - 126 pages
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An alliance between the powerful Tevars and the brown-skinned, clairvoyant Farbons must take place if the two colonies are to withstand the fierce attack of the nomadic tribes from the north of the planet Eltanin.

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User Review  - renbedell - LibraryThing

While this is a SciFi book, it still has a fantasy feel to it. While space travel exists, this planet had an embargo on it preventing any up to date technology. Ursula also explores the differences in ... Read full review

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User Review  - karamazow - LibraryThing

This is a formative novelette incorporating some of the themes LeGuin developed later on a much larger scale. The endless winter of "Left Hand' and some of the ideas that would emerge in 'The ... Read full review


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Ursula K. Le Guin was born in Berkeley, California, in 1929. Her novels include Rocannon's World, Planet of Exile, City of Illusions, and The Left Hand of Darkness. With the awarding of the 1975 Hugo and Nebula Awards to The Dispossessed, she became the first author to win both awards twice for novels. Le Guin lives in Portland, Oregon.

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