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Nineteen eighty-four

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin, 2011.
Series: Popular Penguins.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to appease the needs of the Party. Inwardly, he rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the watchful eye of Big Brother. In his longing for truth and liberty, Smith begins a secret love affair with Julia. Awakening to new possibilities, Winston  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 9780143566496 0143566490
OCLC Number: 812408895
Notes: Originally published by Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd., 1949. This edition originally published with an introduction by Penguin Books in 2003.
Description: 355 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Popular Penguins.
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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