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❶Certainly I'm no Orwell expert, but here are a few things I do notice from this collection:

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Shooting an Elephant and Other Essays [George Orwell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Selected essays reveal Orwell's satirical views on social and political issues/5(17).

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Shooting An Elephant [George Orwell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 'Shooting an Elephant' is Orwell's searing and painfully honest account of his experience as a police officer in imperial Burma; killing an escaped elephant in front of a crowd 'solely to avoid looking a fool'. The other masterly essays in this collection include classics such as 'My Country Right or Left'/5(17). After Orwell's death in , the essay was republished several times, including in Shooting an Elephant and Other Essays (), Inside the Whale and Other Essays (), and .