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1984

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 ever. 1984 presents a startling and haunting vision of the world, so powerful that it is completely convincing from start to finish. No one can deny the power of this novel, its hold on the imaginations of multiple generations of readers, or the resiliency of its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Science fiction
Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
OCLC Number: 43790777
Description: p. cm.
Other Titles: Nineteen eighty-four
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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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 ever. 1984 presents a startling and haunting vision of the world, so powerful that it is completely convincing from start to finish. No one can deny the power of this novel, its hold on the imaginations of multiple generations of readers, or the resiliency of its admonitions--a legacy that seems only to grow with the passage of time.

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