Publish date: 07-1950
Publisher: Signet Classic
Pages no: 328
Edition language: English
Despite a great narrator, this book was painful to listen to. I understand what Orwell is trying to say with this story, but I've never read a book with violence, sex, and political intrigue that managed to be so excruciatingly boring. I have at times said that great nonfiction is so entertaining ...
George Orwell napisał swoją powieść, pod wpływem styczności z komunizmem, jako obserwator i dziennikarz w trakcie wojny domowej w Hiszpanii. "Rok 1984" jest dziełem wyjątkowym, bo wpisuje się doskonale w historię XX wieku. Wieku, który zaznał dwóch okrutnych i śmiercionośnych systemów polityczno-spo...
Is it bad that I had low expectations for this book? I do really love George Orwell's writing, and to be fair it exceeded them easily. I had the same question going into Brave New World: school's teach these just a year or two after you are reading YA dystopias and everyone conscripts them to make p...
Wow, this was very disturbing. Seriously the worst world you can ever imagine living in, is described in this book!But there are quite a few aspects that are so relevant to our world today:• In the book telescreens are in everyone's house, on for 24 hours // Nowadays everyone owns a tv, the channels...
Probably the most boring of the "must-read" dystopias.A "must-read" nonetheless.