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Nineteen eighty-four

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nineteen Eighty-Four" revealed George Orwell as one of the twentieth century's greatest mythmakers. While the totalitarian system that provoked him into writing it has since passed into oblivion, his harrowing cautionary tale of a man trapped in a political nightmare has had the opposite fate: its relevance and power to disturb our complacency seem to grow decade by decade. In Winston Smith's desperate struggle to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 9781846553288 1846553288
OCLC Number: 318673220
Notes: Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1949.
Description: ix, 325 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: George Orwell ; with an introduction by Robert Harris.

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Marks the sixtieth anniversary of the last book of Orwell. This book includes an introduction by novelist Robert Harris.  Read more...

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