A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange

Anthony Burgess

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A vicious fifteen-year-old droog is the relevant personality of this 1963 vintage. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare imaginative and prescient of the long run, the place the criminals take over after darkish, the tale is instructed via the vital personality, Alex, who talks in a brutal invented slang that brilliantly renders his and his acquaintances' social pathology. A Clockwork Orange is a daunting myth approximately strong and evil, and the which means of human freedom. while the nation undertakes to reform Alex to "redeem" him, the radical asks, "At what cost?" This variation contains the arguable final bankruptcy no longer released within the first version and Burgess's creation "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."

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