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1946, and only one of the translations during Orwell’s lifetime kept it. Orwell wrote the book between November 1943 and February 1944, when the UK was in its wartime alliance with the Soviet Union and the British people and intelligentsia held Stalin in high esteem, a phenomenon Orwell hated. They adopt the Seven Commandments of Animalism, the most important of which is, “All animals are equal. Food is plentiful, and the farm runs smoothly.
The pigs elevate themselves to positions of leadership and set aside special food items, ostensibly for their personal health. Some time later, several men attack Animal Farm. Jones and his men are making an attempt to recapture the farm, aided by several other farmers who are terrified of similar animal revolts. Snowball and the animals, who are hiding in ambush, defeat the men by launching a surprise attack as soon as they enter the farmyard.
Snowball’s popularity soars, and this event is proclaimed “The Battle of the Cowshed”. It is celebrated annually with the firing of a gun, on the anniversary of the Revolution. Napoleon and Snowball vie for pre-eminence. Napoleon has his dogs chase Snowball away and declares himself leader. Napoleon enacts changes to the governance structure of the farm, replacing meetings with a committee of pigs who will run the farm. Napoleon claims credit for the windmill idea.
The animals work harder with the promise of easier lives with the windmill. When the animals find the windmill collapsed after a violent storm, Napoleon and Squealer convince the animals that Snowball is trying to sabotage their project. Snowball as a collaborator of Jones’, while falsely representing himself as the hero of the battle. Beasts of England” is replaced with an anthem glorifying Napoleon, who appears to be adopting the lifestyle of a man. The animals remain convinced that they are better off than they were under Mr. Despite his injuries, Boxer continues working harder and harder, until he collapses while working on the windmill. Napoleon sends for a van to take Boxer to the veterinary surgeon, explaining that better care can be given there.
Squealer quickly assures the animals that the van had been purchased from the knacker by an animal hospital, and the previous owner’s signboard had not been repainted. Boxer’s death to further praise the glories of Animal Farm and have the animals work harder by taking on Boxer’s ways. Years pass, and the windmill is rebuilt along with construction of another windmill, which makes the farm a good amount of income. However, the ideals which Snowball discussed, including stalls with electric lighting, heating and running water are forgotten, with Napoleon advocating that the happiest animals live simple lives. In addition to Boxer, many of the animals who participated in the Revolution are dead, as is Farmer Jones, who died in another part of England. The pigs start to resemble humans, as they walk upright, carry whips, and wear clothes.
The Seven Commandments are abridged to a single phrase: “All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others”. Napoleon holds a dinner party for the pigs and local farmers, with whom he celebrates a new alliance. He abolishes the practice of the revolutionary traditions and restores the name “The Manor Farm”. As the animals look from pigs to humans, they realise they can no longer distinguish between the two. Soviet nation, in that he draws up the principles of the revolution.
Berkshire on the farm, not much of a talker, but with a reputation for getting his own way”. Napoleon’s rival and original head of the farm after Jones’ overthrow. A poetic pig who writes the second and third national anthems of Animal Farm after the singing of “Beasts of England” is banned. Hinted to be the children of Napoleon and are the first generation of animals subjugated to his idea of animal inequality. Four pigs who complain about Napoleon’s takeover of the farm but are quickly silenced and later executed, the first animals killed in Napoleon’s farm purge. Napoleon’s food to make sure it is not poisoned, in response to rumours about an assassination attempt on Napoleon. A heavy drinker who is the original owner of Manor Farm, a farm in disrepair with farmhands who often loaf on the job.
The animals revolt after Jones drinks so much he does not care for the animals. The tough owner of Pinchfield, a small but well-kept neighbouring farm, who briefly enters into an alliance with Napoleon. Animal Farm shares land boundaries with Pinchfield on one side and Foxwood on another, making Animal Farm a “buffer zone” between the two bickering farmers. Napoleon enters into an alliance with Frederick in order to sell surplus timber that Pilkington also sought, but is enraged to learn Frederick paid him in counterfeit money. Shortly after the swindling, Frederick and his men invade Animal Farm, killing many animals and detonating the windmill. The easy-going but crafty and well-to-do owner of Foxwood, a large neighbouring farm overgrown with weeds.