By George Orwell
Fiftieth Anniversary edition
George Orwell's vintage satire of the Russian Revolution is an intimate a part of our modern tradition. it's the account of the daring fight, initiated by means of the animals, that transforms Mr. Jones's Manor Farm into Animal Farm--a entirely democratic society equipped at the credo that each one Animals Are Created equivalent. Out in their cleverness, the pigs Napoleon, Squealer, and Snowball turn out to be leaders of the hot neighborhood in a refined evolution that proves disastrous. The climax is the brutal betrayal of the devoted horse Boxer, whilst totalitarian rule is reestablished with the bloodstained postscript to the founding slogan: yet a few Animals Are extra equivalent Than Others. . . .
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Animal Farm: A Fairy Story by George Orwell