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The Dispossessed Paperback – August, 1999

4.3 out of 5 stars 570 ratings
Book 5 of 7 in the Hainish Cycle Series

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  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Orion Pub Co; later printing edition (August 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9781857988826
  • ISBN-13: 978-1857988826
  • ASIN: 1857988825
  • Product Dimensions: 7.9 x 0.8 x 5.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.1 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
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