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tjean | (Level 1) Honors

Posted March 19, 2007 at 6:34 AM via web

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What work influenced Orwells philisophy about the poor? What work did he then produce? How did the work demonstrate his feelings about the poor society?

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alexb2 | eNotes Employee

Posted April 4, 2007 at 5:55 AM (Answer #1)

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Orwell was commissioned to write an account of poverty among the working classes in the depressed areas of Northern England. He observed coal miners and other poor people with difficult situations and eventually produced the book The Road to Wigan Pier.

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