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The Resource 1984 : a novel, by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm

1984 : a novel, by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm

Label
1984 : a novel
Title
1984
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm
Title variation
Nineteen eighty-four
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winston Smith works for the Ministry of truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities. Despite the police helicopters that hover and circle overhead, Winston and Julia begin to question the Party; they are drawn towards conspiracy. Yet Big Brother will not tolerate dissent -- even in the mind. For those with original thoughts they invented Room 101
Member of
Summary
Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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048209
Cataloging source
OSU
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1903-1950
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Orwell, George
Dewey number
823.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6029.R8
LC item number
N5 1961
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1090
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1900-1980
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Fromm, Erich
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True
Series statement
Signet classics
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  • Totalitarianism
  • London (England)
  • Science fiction
  • Political fiction
  • Dytopias
  • Science fiction
  • Dystopias
  • Political fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Totalitarianism
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
1984 : a novel, by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 269)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00899622
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780451524935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)899622
Label
1984 : a novel, by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 269)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00899622
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780451524935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)899622

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