1984: a novel

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New American Library, 1983 - Fiction - 268 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities. 1984 is still the great modern classic of "negative utopia" in its representation of an imaginary world that is completely convincing.

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User Review  - Karan Dharaiya - Flipkart

Despite being published in 1949, it still holds valid today, 6 and a half decades later. A must-read for everyone. We are heading towards dystopia. Read full review


User Review  - RoadRunner - Flipkart

Wow this book was way ahead of it's time. The tension it created, the setting, the characters are all second to none. Its definitely the best book i have read so far. Read full review


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GEORGE ORWELL (1903-1950)?was born in India and served with the Imperial Police in Burma before joining the Republican Army in the Spanish Civil War. Orwell was the author of six novels?as well as numerous essays and nonfiction works.

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