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Nineteen eighty-four

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London [u.a.] Penguin 2000
Series: Penguin Classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Publ. in Penguin books with an introduction and a new note on the text 1989. reprinted in Penguin Classics 2000View all editions and formats
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A satire on the horrors of totalitarianism, "Nineteen Eighty-Four" is set in a society run by Big Brother where people are made to conform to orthodoxy by the Thought Police. Winston Smith yearns for  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 0141182474 9780141182476
OCLC Number: 833606991
Notes: Originally publ.: London: Secker & Warburg, 1949
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: XX, 325 S. 20 cm
Series Title: Penguin Classics
Responsibility: George Orwell

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