Animal farm

a political satire (1945) by George Orwell.
Contemporary Examples

The familiar names of his books 1984, Animal Farm, or Homage to Catalonia will not greet you in your journey through his days.
Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth Jimmy So August 18, 2012

A long list of favorite books includes Animal Farm, Brave New World, The Wizard Of Oz, Aesop’s Fables, and The Odyssey.
Gabrielle Giffords’ Gunman: Jared Lee Loughner Eve Conant January 7, 2011

Unlike Orwell, he has no one definitive book, no Animal Farm, Nineteen Eighty-Four, or Homage to Catalonia.
How Will Hitchens Be Remembered? Jason Cowley December 15, 2011

(1945) A novel of satire by George Orwell. Animals take over a farm to escape human tyranny, but the pigs treat the other animals worse than the people did. A famous quotation from the book is “All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”

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