And `Homage to Catalonia', also excerpted in this collection, is an excellent place to start.
Read this book initially in college, and while I still have my original copy, I purchase this volume as gifts for friends and students.
Seldom if ever since Johnathan Swift has anyone written with such an utter disregard for tact, diplomacity, or political orthodoxy.
Contains some of the most important essays ever written in the English language.Published 3 months ago by B. Williams
Read this book initially in college, and while I still have my original copy, I purchase this volume as gifts for friends and students. Read morePublished 11 months ago by J. Mayer
I purchased this book for a class. The latter was brand new, and the shipping time was quite reasonable. No complaints...Published 19 months ago by ann powell dewart gleason
A must read. Really. There are a couple of people, from his time, he comments on that don't really have relevancy today, but to know he was as judgmental of others as he was... Read morePublished on September 22, 2012 by K. E. Morrison
Product that was delieverd was from an older publication than preceived to be. Book is in good condition, however, and was shipped fast. Read morePublished on August 1, 2011 by BME
This book has been my introduction to Orwell. He is an amazing writer and thinker. Despite the fact that my politics diverge considerably from his (I consider myself an avid... Read morePublished on March 26, 2008 by J. Libson
I was disappointed with this compendium of the grand writer's work. I consider Animal Farm a great treatise on the ills of communism from both a generic and specific point of... Read morePublished on September 9, 2004 by therosen
Er, actually Orwell did fight on the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War . Franco was fighting against them as a Monarchist/Catholic/Fascist. Read morePublished on October 21, 1999 by Lee Caulfield