Woman on the edge of time

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New York : Fawcett Crest, 1983, ©1976.
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381 pages ; 18 cm.
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First Ballantine Books edition published in 1983.
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Reprinted by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf.
[This novel] is the ... story of Connie Ramos, a Chicana woman in her mid-thirties, living in New York and labeled insane, committed to a mental institution. But the truth is that Connie is overwhelmingly sane, heroically sane, and tuned in to the future. Connie is able to communicate with the year 2137. Two totally different ways of life are competing. One is beautiful - communal, nonsexist, environmentally pure, open to ritual and magic. The other is a horror - totalitarian, exploitative, rigidly technological. In Connie's struggle to keep the institution's doctors from forcing her into a brain control operation, we find the timeless struggle between beauty and terror, between good and evil ... with an astonishing outcome.-Back cover.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Piercy, M. (19831976). Woman on the edge of time . Fawcett Crest.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Piercy, Marge. 19831976. Woman On the Edge of Time. New York: Fawcett Crest.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Piercy, Marge. Woman On the Edge of Time New York: Fawcett Crest, 19831976.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Piercy, Marge. Woman On the Edge of Time Fawcett Crest, 19831976.

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