[ BOOKS ] ✯ Animal Farm Author George Orwell – Alwaysonltd.co.uk

Animal Farm As Ferociously Fresh As It Was Than A Half Century Ago, This Remarkable Allegory Of A Downtrodden Society Of Overworked, Mistreated Animals, And Their Quest To Create A Paradise Of Progress, Justice, And Equality Is One Of The Most Scathing Satires Ever Published As We Witness The Rise And Bloody Fall Of The Revolutionary Animals, We Begin To Recognize The Seeds Of Totalitarianism In The Most Idealistic Organization And In Our Most Charismatic Leaders, The Souls Of Our Cruelest Oppressors.


About the Author: George Orwell

Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English author and journalist His work is marked by keen intelligence and wit, a profound awareness of social injustice, an intense opposition to totalitarianism, a passion for clarity in language, and a belief in democratic socialism.In addition to his literary career Orwell served as a a police officer with the Indian Imperia Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English author and journalist His work is marked by keen intelligence and wit, a profound awareness of social injustice, an intense opposition to totalitarianism, a passion for clarity in language, and a belief in democratic socialism.In addition to his literary career Orwell served as a a police officer with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma from 1922 1927 and fought with the Republicans in the Spanish Civil War from 1936 1937 Orwell was severely wounded when he was shot through his throat Later the organization that he had joined when he joined the Republican cause,The Workers Party of Marxist Unification POUM , was painted by the pro Soviet Communists as a Trotskyist organization Trotsky was Joseph Stalin s enemy and disbanded Orwell and his wife were accused of rabid Trotskyism and tried in absentia in Barcelona, along with other leaders of the POUM, in 1938 However by then they had escaped from Spain and returned to England Between 1941 and 1943, Orwell worked on propaganda for the BBC In 1943, he became literary editor of the Tribune, a weekly left wing magazine He was a prolific polemical journalist, article writer, literary critic, reviewer, poet and writer of fiction, and, considered perhaps the twentieth century s best chronicler of English culture Orwell is best known for the dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty Four published in 1949 and the satirical novella Animal Farm 1945 they have together soldcopies than any two books by any other twentieth century author His 1938 book Homage to Catalonia, an account of his experiences as a volunteer on the Republican side during the Spanish Civil War, together with numerous essays on politics, literature, language, and culture, are widely acclaimed.Orwell s influence on contemporary culture, popular and political, continues decades after his death Several of his neologisms, along with the term Orwellian now a byword for any oppressive or manipulative social phenomenon opposed to a free society have entered the vernacular



10 thoughts on “Animal Farm

  1. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here This is a book I ve been meaning to read for ages but never got around to last week I not only read it but gave a lesson on the historical context for the grade 8 class, who


  2. says:

    Review edited to include at the ends very Orwellian involvement with this book.This is not really a review, but one of those moments where everything that was clear to you suddenly becomes utterly muddied and you really can t say what lies beneath the murky wate


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  4. says:

    The only good pig is a dead pig.Yeah, yeah, everyone claims Orwell wrote this as about the Russian Revolution, Stalin, and the rise of Communism Pshttt Whatever.You know what I think he was really saying Beware the Other White MeatOk, maybe not Look, I know what you re thinking


  5. says:

    A perfect book People will still be reading this in a thousand years time, when communism is just a footnote.


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  7. says:

    Funnily enough, i read this book as a child and thought that it really WAS about animals I remember thinking, Evil Pigs, I m glad you re bacon in MY world, and Poor Hardworking Horsies, come live on my farm instead You can have all the hay and makopa you want sadly, no apples, tropical climate.I rerea


  8. says:

    All animals are equal, but some animals areequal than others Those damn PIGS.I can t even.


  9. says:

    I won t read again to this writer , that was my first impression to ANIMAL FARM.George Orwell was recommend to me by his two most famous books ANIMAL FARM and 1984 , and I had started reading ANIMAL FARM first by chance Then I though that Orwell, almost, hadn t have something to talk about in his other book because h


  10. says:

    I first read this in Grade 11 and decided it was my favourite book I knew a reread needed to happen right away, but it took me four years to finally get around to it when my boyfriend gifted me this beautiful illustrated edition Animal Farm is a book I often think about and often quote, and it was a bit nerve wracking to go


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