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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I loathed the ending. - Goodreads
Plot: Brillaint Writing: Flawless Execution: Impeccable - Goodreads
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I thought the imagery was amazing. - Goodreads
Julia's characterization was so dull. - Goodreads
Awesome premise, great writing. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Tys O - Goodreads

Enhanced by Orwell's uncanny ability to create clarity and conciseness in his writing, the book was as much a sociopolitical exposť as a novel. Orwell's writing was able to impart knowledge of ... Read full review

Deserves the praise it gets.

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

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Copyright

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About the author (1983)

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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