Context-1984

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Era of Publication

The book 1984 was written June 8, 1949.

Key political/historical Events

George Orwell's novel, 1984, was first published in England in the year 1949, date which almost coincides with the end of world war 2, in 1945, one of the biggest historical events in mans history. Orwell's novel has clear influences from the world war, it shows extremely similar societal scenarios for some of the countries during the war.
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