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Animal farm

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace and Co., ©1946.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Fueled by Orwell's intense disillusionment with Soviet Communism, Animal Farm is a nearly perfect piece of writing, both an engaging story and an allegory that actually works. When the downtrodden beasts of Manor Farm oust their drunken human master and take over management of the land, all are awash in collectivist zeal.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Satire
Belletristische Darstellung
Fables
Satires
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Orwell, George, 1903-1950.
Animal farm.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1946]
(OCoLC)571261121
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 0965052745 9780965052740
OCLC Number: 366597
Notes: Satire on dictatorship.
"First American edition"--Title page verso.
Description: 3 pages, leaves, 3-118 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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Fueled by Orwell's intense disillusionment with Soviet Communism, Animal Farm is a nearly perfect piece of writing, both an engaging story and an allegory that actually works. When the downtrodden beasts of Manor Farm oust their drunken human master and take over management of the land, all are awash in collectivist zeal.

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