Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwell’s chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, his dystopian vision of a government that will do anything to control the narrative is timelier than ever…
“The Party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.”
Winston Smith toes the Party line, rewriting history to satisfy the demands of the Ministry of Truth. With each lie he writes, Winston grows to hate the Party…
ISBN 10 : 0451524934
ISBN 13 : 9780451524935
Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities...
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Improvement of man's genetic endowment by direct ac tions aimed at striving for the positive propagation of those with a superior genetic profile (an element of which is commonly r..
ISBN 10 : 9780674504578
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Exploiting our boundless desire to access everything all the time, digital technology is breaking down whatever boundaries still exist between the state, the market, and the privat..
ISBN 10 : 9783839172681
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Je suis né à Genève et ma famille est l'une de plus importantes de cette république. Mes ancêtres ont été, de longues années durant, conseillers ou syndics et mon père a o..
ISBN 10 : 9781101042564
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The Master of Irony Readers the world over recognize O. Henry as the best short story writer of the early twentieth century. Widely known as a master of irony, O. Henry also displa..
ISBN 10 : 0872864758
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A Power Governments Cannot Suppress is Howard Zinn’s major new collection of essays on American history, class, immigration, justice, and ordinary citizens who have made a differ..
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This engaging, nontechnical book discusses 50 health scares that captured the public's attention before fading away, covering real and perceived health threats from long-ago eras t..