WARNING: This is not the actual book Animal Farm by George Orwell. Do not buy this Summary & Study Guide if you are looking for a full copy of this great book.In George Orwell's Animal Farm, barnyard creatures overthrow their masters and create an equal society of four-footed friends. Unfortunately, the friendly society becomes a breeding ground for power and control. This study guide is designed for the student who needs assistance absorbing the allegorical meanings of Orwell's novel, which warns against Communism and totalitarian rule. In addition to biographical background on the author, this guide features useful insight on the historical and political contexts from which Orwell's novel emerged. With this history explained, you will get a greater appreciation for the meaning of the key quotes from Animal Farm, which this guide also discusses.This study guide of Animal Farm also provides an analysis of the book's setting, a character reference list with detailed character analysis, and a section on themes, symbols, and motifs. Understand parallels between the farm and the 1917 Russian Revolution. See how idealism can transform into corrupted ideology. Explore the dangers of having an ignorant population. The guide also offers chapter summaries and analyses, followed by a sampling of possible quiz questions. There are pointers for other types of assignments through suggestions for longer essay topics on Animal Farm. Bullet point "pro" and "con" arguments add value to this study guide, as you get a handy package to help you organize your written paper or presentation.