Orwell was born Eric Hugh Blair in 1903 in Motihari, Bengal, an area in eastern India only about three hundred miles from Burma, where Orwell was to serve twenty years later as a British civil servant. Orwell had a sister about five years older than he, and another five years younger, but he was never very close to them. .
In 1911, at a very early age, Orwell was sent back to England to begin his education. .
Orwell graduated from Eton at age eighteen, and rather unexpectedly, was to spend the next five years (1922-27) in Burma as an officer of the Indian Imperial Police. .
In this year, 1945, Orwell’s wife died as the result of a minor operation. He attributed her death to lowered physical resistance due to the war; both she and Orwell had consistently given up a part of their wartime food rations to feed children, and consequently had impaired their health. .
1949 he married Sonia Brownell, who assisted him in taking care of his adopted son. .
On January 21, 1950, as he was about to leave for a sanitarium in Switzerland, he had a tubercular hemmorhage and died. .
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1984 by George Orwel is a dramatic novel portraying a restricted society. .
Winston Smith is a thin, 39 year-old man who wears blue Party coveralls. Winston is sick of the Party’s rigid control over his life and world, and begins trying to rebel against the Party–writing defiant thoughts in a secret diary and starting an illegal affair with Julia. Julia a beautiful dark-haired girl working in the Fiction Department at the Ministry of Truth. A mysterious and powerful member of the Inner Party whom Winston believes is a member of the .
Brotherhood. Throughout the novel, Winston is obsessed with O’Brien, dreaming he will meet him one day in “the place where there is no darkness.” Mr. .
Charrington a kindly old mans whom runs a second-hand store. Winston buys his diary at Mr.