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Nineteen Eighty-four

AuthorGeorge Orwell

NarratorAndrew Wincott

Duration12h 20m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Novels, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Young Adult and Teen Fiction

PublisherW.F. Howes

VersionUnabridged

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1984 is the year in which it happens. The world is divided into three great powers: Oceania, Eurasia and Eastasia. Throughout Oceania 'The Party' rules by the agency of four ministries whose power is absolute. In The Ministry of Truth, which deals in propaganda, Winston Smith's job is to edit the past. Over time, the impulse to escape the machine takes a hold of him. In writing the words 'DOWN WITH BIG BROTHER' his personal rebellion begins... This is his story but it might also be yours. In our increasingly surveillance-governed world the story has strong resonance and displays some shocking parallels with modern-day society.

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