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1984--Great Books Symposium: Article Databases

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Totalitarianism - Fiction.
Dystopias in literature and Orwell
Orwell, George
Nineteen eighty-four
Orwell, George, 1903-1950 - Criticism and interpretation.


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Recommended Databases for Articles

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