Animal farm coat of arms

So, did you know that George Orwell was so thorough with his… interpretation of the Soviet Union and its characteristics during the Stalin – Trotsky times, he even describes the coat of arms and flag of the animal farm, which resembles the one os the Soviet Union?

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As you can see, the horn and the hoof described by Orwell are meant to represent the hammer and sickle of the communist emblem. All of it resting in a green field (because a red one would just too obvious and not fun).

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I’ll be posting the main ideas and my take on the book later on… As always, you are welcome to leave your comments below.

Animal Farm

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