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date: 09 August 2020

animal 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
Author(s):
Elizabeth KnowlesElizabeth Knowles

Animal Farm a fable (1945) by George Orwell which consists of a satire on Russian Communism as it developed under Stalin. The animals of the farm, led by the pigs, revolt against the cruel farmer, and achieve an apparent life of freedom, but as power corrupts their rulers, they are led to a world in which the slogan is ‘All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.’... ...

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