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Focusing On: Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale: Home


This guide is designed to help you find books and articles that you can use for when researching topics relating to Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. There's also information on citing the sources that you find, and avoiding plagiarism.

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