A Gethenian boarding house that houses between twenty and two hundred individuals.
Karosh / Island Term Timeline in The Left Hand of Darkness
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...in Mishnory, Estraven continues to work with fish, even living in a boardinghouse called Fish Island. His work is smelly, but he likes working in a refrigerated room during the (relatively)... (full context)