1984, George Orwell
The work 1984, George Orwell represents a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library.

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  • 1984, George Orwell
Main title
  • 1984
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  • George Orwell
Variant title
  • Nineteen eighty-four
Language
  • eng
Summary
  • Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities
  • In 1984, London is a grim city in the totalitarian state of Oceania where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston Smith is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be., --Book jacket
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  • novels
OCLC Number
  • 972382279
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