By George Orwell
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In 1984, London is a grim urban the place substantial Brother is usually observing you and the idea Police can virtually learn your brain. Winston is a guy in grave threat for the straightforward cause that his reminiscence nonetheless services. Drawn right into a forbidden love affair, Winston reveals the braveness to hitch a mystery innovative association known as The Brotherhood, devoted to the destruction of the social gathering.
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Farm workers, especially from Ireland, migrated to England to work in the mill towns, and many millions more emigrated to North America, especially during the potato famine of the late 1840s. 9 per cent of the population, figures that grew throughout the century. Most younger women sought work in domestic service, family employment, or, for the lower end of the working class, as seamstresses doing piecework or as factory operatives; middle-class women sought work as teachers or governesses. Older women relied on income from property, or if they were without regular income depended upon poor relief under the New Poor Law of 1834 (see also Plate 3).