Meanings Behind Animal Farm
!.?. !? Ashley McCluskey English 1 Mrs. Luehrs October 26, 2010 Meanings Behind Animal Farm By: Ashley McCluskey Animal Farm is a book that represents various things. The book has three levels of significance. Animal farm is a childerns book because it has talking animals. It is a Satire of Communist Russia because a great deal of the issues and characters represented in the story resemble the issues and individuals of Communist Russia. Also, in this story it reveals the various ways to abuse power.
In the story Animal Farm by George Orwell, there are three levels of significance, A Childerns story, a sative of communist Russia, and the various ways to abuse power are 3 various things that this book represents. Lets start with how its a childerns Story. This story has talking animals. The majority of stories that are not made for childern, do not have that. An example ofthis is when the story stated that the animals start to talk as soon as the lights in your house heads out “As quickly as the lights in the bed room headed out there was a stirring and a fluttering all through the farm building.
Word had gone round throughout the day that old major, the prize winning boar, had a weird dream and wanted to communticate it to the other animals”( Orwell 3). This explained how the animals were talking and how its more of a kids story, Knowing that the entire story the animals are talking made it easier to see that its a childerns story. Secondly, the story is a Satire of communist Russia. A number of the issues, and people, represent communist Russia.
The Fight of Cowshed represented the Bolshevik Revolution. Napoleon represented Stalin and Snowball represented Trorsky. These are simply a few example of the examples are the reason this book is a sative of Communist Russia. Finaly, there was alot of abuses of power in Animal Farm. Napoleon believed that because he was smarter he could change the rules and get away with it. “No Animal shall kill another animal”(Owell91). Napoleon altered it so that he might prove his power.
The power of Nspoleon was abused by him. He took all the power he had and used it against sll the other animals. The story Animals Farm was extremely interesting. This story had 3 various levels of meaning. In the story Animals Farm by George Orwell there are three levels of meaning. There is a childerns story, A Sative of ommunist Russia, And it shows the abuses of power. Reading this story helped me discover these thing. Hope it does the exact same for you.