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The Great Seal is a principal national symbol of the United phrase is used both for the physical seal itself, which is kept by the United States Secretary of State, and more generally for the design impressed upon obverse of the Great Seal depicts the national coat of arms of the United States.. First used in , the seal is used to authenticate certain documents issued by Armiger: United States of America. A PBS Great American Read Top Pick With extraordinary relevance and renewed popularity, George Orwell’s takes on new life in this edition. “Orwell saw, to his credit, that the act of falsifying reality is only secondarily a way of changing perceptions. It is, above all, a /5(K). History. The first Great Seal of Canada was carved in the United Kingdom and sent to Canada to replace a temporary seal which had been used since Confederation in On the great seal assigned to Canada in , the arms of each of the original provinces—Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Québec, and Ontario—were shown separately, two on each side of the figure of Queen Victoria seated. Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Novel, often published as , is a dystopian novel by English novelist George was published on 8 June by Secker & Warburg as Orwell's ninth and final book completed in his lifetime. Thematically, Nineteen Eighty-Four centres on the consequences of totalitarianism, mass surveillance, and repressive regimentation of all persons and behaviours within society.
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