Rob Beschizza at 8:21 am Tue, May 28, 2013
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I don’t think I would have published The Left Hand of Darkness either. It is not a likeable book at all.
I might say the same thing about The War of the Worlds, but the literary landscape was so different a hundred years ago as to defy all comparison.
The Left Hand of Darkness is a masterpiece — umm… and highly readable for those who like thought-provoking social science fiction.
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