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Nineteen Eighty-Four

The Jura Edition

Written by George Orwell / Introduction by Alex Massie

£8.99

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ISBN: 9781846975769
Published: 07 Jan 2021
Format: Paperback
Extent: 368
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
Imprint: Polygon , Polygon
Categories:
Fiction / Classic fiction
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About the Book

The year is 1984 and war and revolution have left the world unrecognisable. Great Britain, now known as Airstrip One, is ruled by the Party, led by Big Brother. Mass surveillance is everything and The Thought Police are employed to ensure that no individual thinking is allowed. Winston Smith works at The Ministry of Truth, carefully rewriting history, but he dreams of freedom and of rebellion.

It is here that he meets and falls in love with Julia. They start a secret, forbidden affair - but nothing can be kept secret, and they are forced to face consequences more terrifying than either of them could have ever imagined.


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