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The world of George Orwell

Author: Michael Shelden
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD. : Recorded Books, ℗2010.
Series: Modern scholar.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Big Brother is watching you: the words are inextricably associated with the classic dystopian novel 1984, and with its revered author, George Orwell. In these lectures Professor Shelden discusses Orwell in full, from his childhood in Henley-on-Thames to his final days.
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Genre/Form: Lectures
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Shelden
ISBN: 9781449835200 1449835201 9781449804480 1449804489
OCLC Number: 692372337
Notes: Compact discs.
In container (26 cm.).
Performer(s): Michael Shelden, Indiana State University, lecturer.
Description: 7 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (80 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm).
Contents: An English schoolboy, 1903-1922 --
Servant of the empire, 1922-1927 --
Among the poor, 1927-1933 --
Young novelist, 1933-1935 --
A window on Wigan, 1935-1936 --
The war in Spain, 1937 --
Bearing witness, 1937-1938 --
Coming up for air, 1938-1939 --
Surviving the Blitz, 1940-1941 --
A voice on the BBC, 1941-1943 --
Animal farm, 1944-1945 --
Last man in Europe, 1945-1946 --
Orwell's list, 1946-1947 --
Big Brother and the world, 1948-1950.
Series Title: Modern scholar.
Responsibility: by Michael Shelden.
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Big Brother is watching you: the words are inextricably associated with the classic dystopian novel 1984, and with its revered author, George Orwell. In these lectures Professor Shelden discusses Orwell in full, from his childhood in Henley-on-Thames to his final days.

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