RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 671267104 LA English T1 1984 : a novel A1 Orwell, George, 1903-1950., PB NAL/Signet PP New York YR 1977 SN 0329059572 $9.86 9780329059576 $9.86 AB "Depicts life in a totalitarian regime of the future." "A dictatorship called Big Brother rules the people in a collectivist society where Winston Smith works in the Ministry of Truth. The Thought Police persuade the people that ignorance is strength and war is peace. Winston becomes involved in a forbidden love affair and joins the underground to resist this mind control." Shapiro. Fic for Youth. 3d edition. First published 1949 by Harcourt, Brace.