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Why Animal Farm Is A Great Piece Of Literature Animal Farm is a great piece of literature because it is a story unlike any other It was written by George Orwell and was published in 1946 The story teaches us lessons of past history and lessons for the problems we face everyday Animal Farm was read by a huge audience and still is George Orwells novel does an excellent job of portraying the Russian Revolution of 1917 Animal Farm is a satire that uses its characters to symbolize leaders of the Russian Revolution The theme in the novel is that in every society there are leaders who will if given the chance probably abuse the power they have The hard working people of Russia are compared with the barnyard animals in Animal Farm and that the laborers received low wages for their work With the leadership of the pigs the smartest animals the animals rebel against the humans and gain total control of the farm That symbolizes the Russian Revolution The title of the book makes you think that its only about animals but instead its really about Communist Russia Each of the animals represents the Russian leaders and the Russian people Trotsky and Stalins relationship was very much like Snowballs and Napoleons Trotsky organized the Red Army and gave speeches and everyone in Russia thought he would win power over Stalin After Lenins death Trotsky lost all his power to Stalin and was expelled from the communist partyBignerdscom unsureunclear Boxer the horse represents how people can be used for their skills When Boxer wasnt useful to Napoleon anymore Napoleon still got rid of him even though Boxer was the hardest worker of the animals on the farm A quote from the book about Boxers tragedy is Too late someone thought of racing ahead and shutting the five-barred gate but in another moment the van was through it and rapidly disappearing down
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