Why Didn T Burn Books

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In my opinion, at that time the government wants the citizens to become numb and obey all the rules that they made. They burn books in order to control the citizens. Books can let people learn new knowledge. When people learn new things, they start to have new ideas. The government didn’t want this situation come true, so they gave orders to burn books. The citizens who lived in that society became used to this, so it is more pleasurable to burn books than to read them. I think the people who live in that society are close-minded and were become numb to that societies situation. People are not allowed to read books at that time, so they can not get the wider view and more knowledge from the books. In out society just like the one in the novel,
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