跳至内容
Orwell : wintry conscience of a generation 線上預覽
關閉線上預覽
正在查...

Orwell : wintry conscience of a generation

作者: Jeffrey Meyers
出版商: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2000.
版本/格式:   Print book : 傳記 : 英語 : 1st ed所有版本和格式的總覽
資料庫:WorldCat
提要:
Experienced biographer Jeffrey Meyers delves into the complex personal history of the man whose visionary work gave us the great anti-utopias of twentieth-century literature. Meyers draws on a close study of the new edition of Orwell's complete works, interviews with his family and friends, and research into unpublished material in the Orwell Archive in London, to shed new light on this most unusual literary figure.  再讀一些...
評定級別:

(尚未評分) 0 附有評論 - 成爲第一個。

主題
更多類似這樣的

 

在圖書館查詢

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查詢有此資料的圖書館...

詳細書目

類型/形式: Biography
History
Biographies
提及的人: George Orwell; George Orwell; George Orwell; George Orwell
資料類型: 傳記
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Jeffrey Meyers
ISBN: 039304792X 9780393047929 0393322637 9780393322637
OCLC系統控制編碼: 43913229
描述: xvi, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
内容: An Edwardian childhood, 1903-1914 --
Misery at St. Cyprian's, 1911-1916 --
Slacking off at Eton, 1917-1921 --
Policing Burma, 1922-1927 --
The joy of destitution, 1927-1932 --
Among school children, 1932-1934 --
Eileen and Wigan Pier, 1935-1937 --
Fighting for Spain, 1937 --
Morocco and coming up for air, 1938-1939 --
London in the Blitz, 1939-1941 --
Wartime propagandist, 1941-1943 --
Fatherhood and Eileen's death, 1944-1945 --
Animal Farm and fame, 1945 --
Escape to Jura, 1946-1947 --
The dark vision of Nineteen eighty-four, 1948 --
The art of dying, 1949-1950 --
Epilogue: Orwell's legacy --
The geography of Kipling's "Mandalay" --
Allusions in Burmese days --
Getting at the truth --
A history of illness.
責任: Jeffrey Meyers.
更多資訊:

摘要:

"Admirable...consistent with its subject's unassuming intelligence... Meyers relates [Orwell's] life crisply and judiciously."-The New York Times  再讀一些...

評論

讀者提供的評論
正在擷取GoodReads評論...
正在擷取DOGObooks的評論

標籤

所有的讀者標籤 (2)

檢視最熱門的標籤,呈現的形式是: 標籤我的最愛清單 | 標籤雲(tag cloud)

確認申請

你可能已經申請過這份資料。若還是想申請,請選確認。

連結資料


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43913229> # Orwell : wintry conscience of a generation
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "43913229" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Person/orwell_george_1903_1950> ; # George Orwell
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/authors_english_20th_century> ; # Authors, English--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107026> ; # Literature and society--England--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/ecrivains_anglais_20e_siecle> ; # Écrivains anglais--20e siècle
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/litterature_et_societe_angleterre_histoire_20e_siecle> ; # Littérature et société--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000096> ; # Literature and society
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900 - 1999
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Person/orwell_george> ; # George Orwell
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109615> ; # Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> ; # Journalists
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069960> ; # Politics and literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/journalists_great_britain> ; # Journalists--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/politique_et_litterature_angleterre_histoire_20e_siecle> ; # Politique et littérature--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/828.91209/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/95155403> ; # George Orwell
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821945> ; # Authors, English
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/61560653> ; # Jeffrey Meyers
   schema:datePublished "2000" ;
   schema:description "Experienced biographer Jeffrey Meyers delves into the complex personal history of the man whose visionary work gave us the great anti-utopias of twentieth-century literature. Meyers draws on a close study of the new edition of Orwell's complete works, interviews with his family and friends, and research into unpublished material in the Orwell Archive in London, to shed new light on this most unusual literary figure. A child of the waning British Empire, Orwell came to reject the stifling class system of his birth, and through his writing forged a new social consciousness that continues to engage modern intellectual thought. Meyers' work also reveals the human failings of this creative visionary--his childhood insecurities, his political dilemmas, and his conflicted relationships with women. The Orwell who emerges from this book is a darker--but distinctly more nuanced--portrait of the legendary figure.--From publisher description."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/11341878> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Orwell : wintry conscience of a generation"@en ;
   schema:productID "43913229" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43913229#PublicationEvent/new_york_w_w_norton_&_co_2000> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Agent/w_w_norton_&_co> ; # W.W. Norton & Co.
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393322637> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393047929> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA145241> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43913229> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Agent/w_w_norton_&_co> # W.W. Norton & Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "W.W. Norton & Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Person/orwell_george> # George Orwell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Orwell" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Orwell" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Person/orwell_george_1903_1950> # George Orwell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1903" ;
   schema:deathDate "1950" ;
   schema:familyName "Orwell" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Orwell" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/ecrivains_anglais_20e_siecle> # Écrivains anglais--20e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Écrivains anglais--20e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/litterature_et_societe_angleterre_histoire_20e_siecle> # Littérature et société--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature et société--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11341878#Topic/politique_et_litterature_angleterre_histoire_20e_siecle> # Politique et littérature--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politique et littérature--Angleterre--Histoire--20e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107026> # Literature and society--England--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature and society--England--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109615> # Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and literature--Great Britain--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1000096> # Literature and society
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literature and society"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069960> # Politics and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821945> # Authors, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Authors, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> # Journalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Journalists"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61560653> # Jeffrey Meyers
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Meyers" ;
   schema:givenName "Jeffrey" ;
   schema:name "Jeffrey Meyers" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/95155403> # George Orwell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1903" ;
   schema:deathDate "1950" ;
   schema:familyName "Orwell" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Orwell" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393047929>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "039304792X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780393047929" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393322637>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0393322637" ;
   schema:isbn "9780393322637" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

關閉視窗

請登入WorldCat 

没有帳號嗎?你可很容易的 建立免費的帳號.