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Nineteen eighty-four

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2000.
Series: Penguin modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party. In his longing for truth and liberty, Smith begins a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 014118776X 9780141187761 0141182474 9780141182476
OCLC Number: 56432946
Description: xx, 325 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party.  Read more...

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