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The Resource Parable of the Sower, Octavia E. Butler

Parable of the Sower, Octavia E. Butler

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Parable of the Sower
Title
Parable of the Sower
Statement of responsibility
Octavia E. Butler
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Language
eng
Summary
In 2025, with the world descending into madness and anarchy, one woman begins a fateful journey toward a better future Lauren Olamina and her family live in one of the only safe neighborhoods remaining on the outskirts of Los Angeles. Behind the walls of their defended enclave, Lauren{u2019}s father, a preacher, and a handful of other citizens try to salvage what remains of a culture that has been destroyed by drugs, disease, war, and chronic water shortages. While her father tries to lead people on the righteous path, Lauren struggles with hyperempathy, a condition that makes her extraordinarily sensitive to the pain of others. When fire destroys their compound, Lauren{u2019}s family is killed and she is forced out into a world that is fraught with danger. With a handful of other refugees, Lauren must make her way north to safety, along the way conceiving a revolutionary idea that may mean salvation for all mankind. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Octavia E. Butler including rare images from the author{u2019}s estate
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fiction
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dictionaries
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Parable of the Sower, Octavia E. Butler
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=28&titleID=989555
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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sky2ocm49824520
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unknown
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1 online resource
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one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263617
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Parable of the Sower, Octavia E. Butler
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=28&titleID=989555
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm49824520
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263617
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b7c72ea2-f790-42bc-958a-78a6e7f98a0e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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