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
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1984 by George Orwell was written to show the horrors of totalitarian state control. Living during the era of Communist Russia and the rise/fall of Nazi Germany, and seeing the oppression of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nadia Nabillah - Goodreads

Reading this book was like finding out all the crazy conspiracy theories you have ever heard of WAS true in a different life (IN THE FUTURE?). I love this book because its concept was larger than life, but still very in touch with reality. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
70
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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