Biography : George Orwell 's Biography Essay

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Biography: George Orwell George Orwell is an English novelist who was born in India in 1903. He was the son of a British civil servant. George spent one year in India after he was born and went to England with his mom and siblings. He loved to write at an early age. He wrote his first poem when he was around the age of four. When he was eight, George was sent to boarding school. It was there where George noticed that richer students got treated better than poor students. He read many books with authors such as Rudyard Kipling and H. G. Wells. He ended up winning a scholarship to Wellington College and Eton College. George completed his schooling in Eton College. However, his family was not financially able to pay for the university education. He ended up becoming a Policeman in Burma in 1922. George hated his duties as Policeman because he had to enforce the strict laws of a political regime he disliked. After five years as a Policeman, George resigned and returned to England to focus on his writing. George started to write many books after leaving the Police Force. In 1949, he finished writing the book Nineteen Eighty-Four. The book gave a brief look of what would happen if the government controlled our life in every detail, down to our own private thoughts. The book had many reviewers arguing about the vision of the world dividing into three overpowering nations. People found the vision too despairing. The book Nineteen Eighty-Four was a negative utopian. It’s a novel…

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