[HTTP] 1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by George Orwell (MP3)

Managed to stumble upon this and thought I should share it with you. It is an audibook version of George Orwells book 1984.

Download (MP3)


http://www.archive.org/download/George-Orwell-1984-Audio-book/George-Orwell-1984-Audio-book_64kb_mp3.zip

Stream (M3U)


http://www.archive.org/download/George-Orwell-1984-Audio-book/George-Orwell-1984-Audio-book_64kb.m3u

Wikipedia


Nineteen Eighty-Four (also 1984), by George Orwell, is a dystopian novel about Oceania, a society ruled by the oligarchical dictatorship of the Party.[1] Life in the Oceanian province of Airstrip One is a world of perpetual war, pervasive government surveillance, and incessant public mind control, accomplished with a political system euphemistically named English Socialism (Ingsoc), which is administrated by a privileged Inner Party �lite.[2] Yet they too are subordinated to the totalitarian cult of personality of Big Brother, the deified Party leader who rules with a philosophy that decries individuality and reason as thoughtcrimes; thus the people of Oceania are subordinated to a supposed collective greater good.[3] The protagonist, Winston Smith, is a member of the Outer Party who works for the Ministry of Truth (Minitrue), which is responsible for propaganda and historical revisionism. His job is to re-write past newspaper articles so that the historical record is congruent with the current party doctrine.[4] Because of the childhood trauma of the destruction of his family � the disappearances of his parents and sister � Winston Smith secretly hates the Party, and dreams of rebellion against Big Brother.