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- Retro Audio (Dramatised)
- By: George Orwell
- Narrated by: David Niven
- Length: 54 mins
Here is the classic dystopian novel by George Orwell. First published in 1949, it is set in the eponymous year and focuses on a repressive, totalitarian regime. The story follows the life of one seemingly insignificant man, Winston Smith, a civil servant assigned the task of perpetuating the regime's propaganda by falsifying records and political literature. Smith grows disillusioned with his meager existence and so begins a rebellion against the system that leads to his arrest and torture.
retro orwell 1984
- By Lindsey on 04-14-09
What would have made 1984 better?
Cleaning up the background a LOT
What could George Orwell have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?
No idea, I couldn't even listen to it because the recording was so bad
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