George Orwell: The Political Pen

George Orwell: The Political Pen

by Keith Ferrell


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781590773543
Publisher: M. Evans & Company
Publication date: 03/24/2014
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Keith Ferrell is the author of Ernest Hemingway: The Search for Courage and H.G. Wells: First Citizen of the Future. He lives in Greensboro, North Carolina with his wife and son.

Table of Contents

1 Indian Birth, British Boyhood 9

2 St. Cyprian's 23

3 Eric at Eton 45

4 Blair in Burma 62

5 Down, Out, and On the Way Up 77

6 Orwell 97

7 The Road to Disillusionment 113

8 Broadcasting Through the Blitz 133

9 Nineteen Forty-Eight 151

Epilogue: Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1984 (and Beyond) 159

Acknowledgments and References 171

The Works of George Orwell 174

Index 177

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