What characters in the book represent Joseph Stalin and Leon Trotsky? How are they similar to their historical counterparts?

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Stalin and Trotsky are represented by Napoleon and Snowball.  It is evident that Orwell wanted to create this parallel in a couple of ways.  The first is that both Napoleon and Snowball are descendants of the legacy that was represented by Old Major , who can be seen as a Marx/ Lenin figure.  Both Napoleon and...

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