1984

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$11.34
UPC:
9780452284234
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
Berkley; Reprint edition (May 6, 2003)
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
368
Shipping Weight:
13.6 ounces
Language:
English
Product Dimensions:
5.4 x 1 x 8 inches
ISBN-10:
0452284236
ISBN-13:
978-0452284234
Author:
Erich Fromm,Thomas Pynchon,Daniel Lagin,George Orwell

Product Overview

Written in 1948,1984was George Orwells chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, his dystopian vision of a government that will do anything to control the narrative is timelier than ever...Nominated as one of Americas best-loved novels by PBSsThe Great American ReadThe Party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.Winston Smith toes the Party line, rewriting history to satisfy the demands of the Ministry of Truth. With each lie he writes, Winston grows to hate the Party that seeks power for its own sake and persecutes those who dare to commit thoughtcrimes. But as he starts to think for himself, Winston cant escape the fact that Big Brother is always watching...Astartling and haunting vision of the world,1984isso powerful that it is completely convincing from start to finish. No one can deny the influence of this novel, its hold on the imaginations of multiple generations of readers, or the resiliency of its admonitionsa legacy that seems only to grow with the passage of time.Includes a foreword by Thomas Pynchon

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