The Last Man in Europe: A Novel Paperback
Forty-three years old and suffering from the tuberculosis that within three winters will take his life, Orwell comes to see the book as his legacy - the culmination of a career spent fighting to preserve the freedoms which the wars and upheavals of the twentieth century have threatened.
Completing the book is an urgent challenge, a race against death.
In this illuminating novel, Dennis Glover masterfully explores the creation of Orwell's classic work, which for millions of readers worldwide defined the twentieth century.
Simultaneously a captivating drama, a unique literary excavation and an unflinching portrait of a beloved British writer, The Last Man in Europe will change the way you understand Nineteen Eighty-Four.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Black Inc.
- Publication Date: 03/07/2017
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781863959377