In this chronicle of his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, George Orwell brings to bear all the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, describing with bitter intensity the bright hopes and cynical betrayals of that chaotic and brutal episode in European history.
‘An unrivalled picture of the rumours, suspicions and treachery of civil war’ Anthony Beevor
Contains explanatory footnotes, as well as an appendix of removed chapters from the first edition.
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The first half of this work documents Orwell's sociological investigations of the bleak living conditions among the working class in Lancashire and Yorkshire in the industrial nort..
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The volume collects together, for the first time ever, Orwell's writings on his experience of the Spanish Civil War - the chaos at the Front, the futile young deaths for what becam..
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Korean edition of COMING UP FOR AIR by George Orwell. With his signature of cynical and poignant satire with profound insights Orwell illustrates how the reality of coexistance of ..
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'Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past' Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilf..
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This title brings George Orwell's classic satire Animal Farm together with the author's other works exploring the nature of politics and the Second World War. His topics include: c..
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Collects two works in which a British writer explores the seedy underbelly of three great cities...
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Passionately opposed to fascism, British author George Orwell served as an soldier in the militia for the POUM—the Worker’s Party of Marxist Unification, one of the parties inv..