1984 (Google eBook)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct 17, 1983 - Fiction - 648 pages
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In 1984, London is a grim city where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be.

  

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This book was rather difficult to read. - Goodreads
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Awesome premise, great writing. - Goodreads

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**View our feature on George Orwell's *1984*.** Written in 1948, *1984* was George Orwell's chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, Orwell's narrative is timelier than ... Read full review

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1984 Book Review 10B Javier Wong Imagine a world where every move you make, every word you say is being monitored. 1984 , a science fiction novel by George Orwell, gives us a chilling prophecy of what ... Read full review

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Contents

A Note on the Text
10
Part I
18
Part II
234
Part III
485
The Principles of Newspeak
639
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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