1984

1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four: Novel Summary: Part 3 Chapter 1-Part 3 Chapter 2

Part 3 Chapter 1: Winston finds himself imprisoned in the Ministry of Love. Orwell introduces readers to the horrific but efficient conditions of the prison where telescreens is Winstons cell monitor his every move. Winston meets several strange characters in jail including a fat old woman who acts as if she could be his mother, …

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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four: Novel Summary: Part 2 Chapter 9-Part 2 Chapter 10

Part 2 Chapter 9: Winston roams the streets as crowds celebrate Hate Week. As Winston watches a fiery orator proclaim that Oceania was now at war with Eastasia, an unidentifiable man casually switches briefcases with him. Inside the briefcase, Winston finds the book, “The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism,” by Emmanuel Goldstein. Dizzy with …

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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four: Novel Summary: Part 2 Chapter 5-Part 2 Chapter 6

Part 2 Chapter 5:Syme, Winstons colleague who had been writing the Newspeak dictionary, disappears-he becomes an unperson. Winston had known that the Party would destroy Syme because Syme was too smart and understood too much. Winston met Julia in their secret apartment six times during June as bombs fell on the surrounding neighborhood and the …

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