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Orwell remembered

Author: Audrey Coppard; Bernard Crick; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What kind of person was the author of Nineteen Eighty-Four? A writer famed for his clear, precise style, Orwell the man contained many contraindications. He was an Old Etonian who despised the upper classes, a policeman in Burma who hated Imperialism, a freedom fighter who disliked war.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Orwell remembered.
New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, ©1984
(OCoLC)756449591
Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell; George Orwell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Audrey Coppard; Bernard Crick; British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 0871969653 9780871969651
OCLC Number: 11262197
Notes: Arose from the 3-pt. BBC's Arena programme, "Orwell remembered," televised in early 1984.
Includes index.
Description: 287 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: [edited by] Audrey Coppard & Bernard Crick.

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What kind of person was the author of Nineteen Eighty-Four? A writer famed for his clear, precise style, Orwell the man contained many contraindications. He was an Old Etonian who despised the upper classes, a policeman in Burma who hated Imperialism, a freedom fighter who disliked war.

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