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Orwell's Works

Nineteen Eighty-Four - Summary, Plot, Characters, Interptretations
Animal Farm - Summary, Characters, Interpretation
Road to Wigan Pier - Summary
Down and Out in Paris and London - Summary
Homage to Catalonia - Summary, Political Background
Burmese Days - Summary, Interpretation
A Clegryman's Daughter - Summary, Characters
Political Essays - Collection of six Essays
+ List of Essays

Aditional Information

Biography - Biography of George Orwell
Bibliography - List of Books and Essays
Bookshop - Online Orwell Bookshop
Comments & Critics - Commenents from Visitors
Mail from Yee Teck - Short essay from Yee Teck about Nineteen Eighty-Four
Discussion Board - WWW Orwell Discussion Board
Links - Related Links
Miscellaneous Things - Various things about George Orwell

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  George Orwell

* June 25, 1903 Motihari - India

+ January 21, 1950 London - GB

The British author George Orwell, pen name for Eric Blair , achieved prominence in the late 1940's as the author of two brilliant satires attacking totalitarianism. Familiarity with the novels , documentaries , essays, and criticism he wrote during the 1930's and later established him as one of the most important and influential voices of the century.

The Biography of George Orwell. (born on June 25,103 Motihari - India) (died on January 21,1950 London - Great Britain)

Look at "The Road to Wigan Pier " - an account of the lives of miners in the English mining-town Wigan.

Read through the summary of "Animal Farm" - a fairy story with political background, based on the Russian revolution.

Inform yourself about "Nineteen Eighty-Four" - his most famous book, a book about totalitarianism "BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU"

"Down and Out in Paris and London", his first book, an account of Orwell's life as a tramp and a "plongeur" in Paris and London.

"Homage to Catalonia" is a very interesting account about Orwell's experience during the Spanis Civil War.

"Burmese Days", a book about his expireinces in Burma.

Read some of Geroge Orwell's political essays! Here you can find "Why IWrite", "Notes on Nationalism", "Politics and the English Language", "The Prevention of Literature" and 'the lost essay', "Why Socialists Don't believe in Fun".

Look at the long list of books and essays Orwell has written in his life.

In November 97 I have recieved a very interesting mail from Yee Teck to this topic. (yteo@mail.usyd.edu.au) Here you can read what Yee Teck thinks about Geroge Orwell and our society!

In the past months I have received many comments and critics on this page. here you can read the positive, and also the negative feedback's.

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Would you like to read some books from Gerorge Orwell??
Then take a look at the Online Bookshop!

In assooziation with "Amazon" and "Barnes and Nables".

Links to George Orwell related information on the internet.

Index of the George Orwell Homepage.
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