Censorship In Fahrenheit 451 By Ray Bradbury

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Fahrenheit 451 has been either banned or censored four times in the United States. Which is ironic because it itself is about censorship and the banning of books. Fahrenheit 451 is a novel written in 1953 by Ray Bradbury. It is about a man Named Guy Montag, who is living in the future where all books are banned. He is employed as a fireman and is tasked everyday with burning illegal books. After reading a book himself, he starts to collect them and makes a plan to read them all. Eventually he is caught and he runs away from the city to go to a small area in the woods where other intellectuals live. One day the city is destroyed by nuclear warfare and Montag along with the other intellectuals plan to rebuild the society. Ray Bradbury asserts

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