1984 Summary
George Orwell

Everything you need to understand or teach 1984 by George Orwell.

  • 1984 Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 1984 Lessons
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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1984 Summary

Published in 1948 and set thirty-six years in the future, 1984 is George Orwell's dark vision of the future. Written while Orwell was dying and based on the work of the Russian author Yevgeny Zamyatin, it is a chilling depiction of how the power of the state could come to dominate the lives of individuals through cultural conditioning. Perhaps the most powerful science fiction novel of the twentieth century, this apocalyptic satire shows with grim...

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