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  Fahrenheit 451 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fahrenheit 451 (1953) is a dystopian fiction novel by Ray Bradbury.
451 degrees Fahrenheit (about 233°C) is stated as "the temperature at which book-paper catches fire, and burns...
In 1984 a Fahrenheit 451 video game was made for the C64 and the Apple II computers.
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Fahrenheit 451 uses the genre of science fiction, which was enjoying immense popularity at the time of the books publication, as a vehicle for his message that oppressive government, left unchecked, can do irreparable damage to society by limiting the creativity and freedom of it's people.
With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world, the blood pounded in his head, and his hands were the hands of some amazing conductor playing all the symphonies of blazing and burning to bring down the tatters and charcoal ruins of history.
With his symbolic helmet numbered 451 on his stolid head, and his eyes all orange flame with the thought of what came next, he flicked the igniter and the house jumped up in a gorging fire that burned the evening sky red and yellow and fl.
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 GradeSaver: ClassicNote: About Fahrenheit 451
Montag's story was expanded two years later, in 1953, and was published as Fahrenheit 451.
Fahrenheit 451 uses the genre of science fiction, which enjoyed immense popularity at the time of the book's publication, as a vehicle for his message that unchecked oppressive government irreparably damages society by limiting the creativity and freedom of its people.
On a more personal level, Bradbury used Fahrenheit 451 as a vehicle through which to protest what he believed to be the invasiveness of editors who, through their strict control of the books they printed, impair writers' originality and creativity.
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 Fahrenheit 451
Based on the 1960 novel by author Ray Bradbury, “Fahrenheit 451” is an insightful study of our society and the fears of the Cold War.
The world of “Fahrenheit 451” is masterfully directed and adapted for the silver screen by the late Francois Truffaut.
Although “Fahrenheit 451” is an old movie, it is still a very impressive piece of film history.
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 Barnes & Noble.com - Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury - Mass Market Paperback - REISSUE
Fahrenheit 451 is set in a grim alternate-future setting ruled by a tyrannical government in which firemen as we understand them no longer exist: Here, firemen don't douse fires, they ignite them.
Fahrenheit 451 is set in a frightening world in which the government exercises complete control over every aspect of its citizen’s lives through means of propaganda and its enforcers, firemen.
Fahrenheit 451 is an outstanding novel that is a “must read” for everyone in order for them to comprehend the threat that censorship poses.
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 The 451 Group Acquires Tier 1 Research | Tekrati Analyst Firm News
The 451 Group today expanded its focus on the business of enterprise IT innovation with the acquisition of Tier 1 Research.
While The 451 Group will continue its focus on emerging technologies, the company expects to benefit from an influx of new ideas and perspectives from Tier 1, due to its focus on mature and public cap companies, as well as its focus on technologies outside the traditional 451 coverage.
This acquisition is part of The 451 Group's recent expansion of research coverage and services for its existing client base, as well as to develop capabilities to target additional opportunities in technology industry research and in the broader financial markets.
www.tekrati.com /T2/Analyst_Relations/AnalystRelationsNewsDetail.asp?Newsid=5529   (763 words)

 Fahrenheit 451
Fahrenheit 451 Quiz -- General multiple choice quiz.
The nice thing about literature is that it deals with themes that are dealt with in other novels, songs, paintings, movies, and other artistic areas.
Equilibrium -- This is an entertaining movie that mixes the ideas of Fahrenheit 451, 1984, and Brave New World with the images and imagination of The Matrix.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Fahrenheit 451: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This concise supplement to Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 helps students understand the overall structure of the novel, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author.
Farenhieght 451 should be read by all those who have an incline that maybe society is full of crap, that their governments are lying to them and that popular culture is a bland result of imense peer pressure and conformity.
Farenheit 451 was an excellent novel although I believe it was written far in advance of its time.
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 AKG Acoustics - C 451 B   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Using an extremely light diaphragm, the new C 451 B is almost totally insensitive to handling noise.
The C 451 B is an excellent tool for accurately capturing signals rich in transients such as drums, instruments with a percussive sound, acoustic guitar, or for overhead miking.
Also available as a matched stereo pair C 451 B/ST with complete accessories in a carrying case (Soundtool case, middle size).
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 The 451 Group
Press Release: The 451 Group Taps Technology Industry Veterans to Lead Growth and Expansion of Key Innovation-Focused Service Lines
Press Release: The 451 Group: Manufacturing Firms Are Increasingly Using Grid Computing for the “Grunt Work” of Complex Modeling and Design Activities
Press Release: The 451 Group: New Enterprise Mobile Value Chain Is Emerging to Support the Connected Mobile Employee
www.the451group.com   (386 words)

 Welcome to CampusNut.com -- Message Boards
Fahrenheit 451 was published in 1953, at the height of the campaign of terror waged by Joseph McCarthy, the hyper-paranoid U.S. Senator who thought he smelled a Communist in every highly-placed politician, and a subversive in every author and movie writer.
Fahrenheit 451, with its strong anti-censorship message, to this kind of cultural moment.
Fahrenheit 451 has itself been threatened and censored in various school systems, mostly due to the appearance of words like "hell" and "damn" in the novel, and has now taken its proud place on the list of books which have been censored or banned in America.
www.campusnut.com /book.cfm?article_id=951   (425 words)

 Road to Ruin: Corridor J/State Route 451 (TN)
SR 451 would be part of Corridor J, one of 26 highway "corridors" established as part of the Appalachian Development Highway System (ADHS).
When the ADHS was created, its primary objective was to spur development in areas of Appalachia where "commerce and communication have been inhibited by lack of adequate access." SR 451 is unnecessary to meet this objective because there is no lack of access in the area.
SR 451 would degrade the natural beauty of northern Putnam County, destroy wildlife habitat, and pave over prime farmland.
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 Ectron Model 451 Precision LVDT/RVDT Conditioner
The Model 451 excites the transducer according to user set parameters for voltage and frequency.
Settings, maintained in nonvolatile memory, are entered into the Model 451 using the front panel controls.
The Model 451 front panel will display distance if the sensitivity constant** of the transducer has been entered as well as the corresponding output voltage.
www.ectron.com /prods/451.htm   (529 words)

 Open Source Executives, Investors Gather Next Week at The 451 Group Summit | Tekrati Analyst Firm News
The 451 Group describes its executive panelists as representing different approaches to the open source software model within the enterprise IT arena.
The summit will feature The 451 Group’s Enterprise Software Senior Analyst, Rachel Chalmers, who will present her thesis on the key competitive factors and opportunities that companies and investors need to pay attention to in order to shape this emerging market and to build a successful business model around open source.
The event coincides with the release of The 451 Group’s Special Report on this subject, which will provide 100-plus pages of analysis of the potential in commercial adoption of open source.
www.industryanalystreporter.com /T2/Analyst_Relations/AnalystRelationsNewsDetail.asp?Newsid=5930   (487 words)

 The 451 Group | Products And Services | 451events
The 451 Group is hosting a senior executive-level industry summit to discuss the impact of open source software in the enterprise IT arena and to identify how to build a successful business model around open source.
This exclusive, invitation-only summit is based around the upcoming release of The 451 Group’s latest 451 Special Report on this subject, which will provide 100+ pages of analysis of the market opportunity for companies that are building, investing in or otherwise using open source.
Finally, there will be an opportunity for executive-level discussion among the audience and the panelists on the future of this market space, with the 451 moderator fielding questions from summit participants and moderating responses from Rachel and other panel members.
www.the451group.com /products_and_services/event_detail.php?icid=121   (649 words)

 Fahrenheit 451
Below are plans for teaching Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451.
FAHRENHEIT 451 Part One THE HEARTH AND THE SALAMANDER Guy Montag coming home from a satisfying day of burning houses and books, meets Clarisse McClellan.
His philosophy is to remember enough from the past to keep war from happening again.
teacher2b.com /literature/fahr451.htm   (1180 words)

 eBay - Book: Fahrenheit 451 (ISBN: 0743247221)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Bradbury described a world where people would be surrounded--bombarded, in fact--by their televisions and personal sound systems, and where the threat of war is a sufficient excuse to limit freedom.
FAHRENHEIT 451 is the banner book for organizations fighting these trends--both censorship and simple apathy.
NEW - Fahrenheit 451 : A Novel by Ray Bradbury
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 Amazon.com: Fahrenheit 451: Books: Ray Bradbury,Alfredo Crespo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I am teaching "Fahrenheit 451" as the example of a dsytopian novel in my Science Fiction class, although it is certainly one of the most atypical of that particular type of narrative discourse.
Even if it is predominantly a one note argument regarding censorship, it is impossible to deny that Bradbury makes a clear and convincing case for his position.
Set in the future, Fahrenheit 451 written by Ray Bradbury is a story of a man who struggles with the norms set by the society he lives in.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/8401422345?v=glance   (1902 words)

 Fahrenheit 451 Study Guide / Fahrenheit 451 Summary
Fahrenheit 451 Study Guide / Fahrenheit 451 Summary
Guy Montag is a fireman, but in his futuristic society, a fireman's job is to burn books since they are all illegal, and he enjoys his job.
Mildred doesn't want to, but she eventually gives in to him and they begin to read.
www.bookrags.com /notes/451/PART1.htm   (1863 words)

 Getzen : Trombones : 451 Tenor
Getzen 300/400 Series Instruments are well known for their quality and durability and the 451 Trombone is no exception.
451 Trombones also offer heavy nickel silver outside slide tubes.
The 451 Trombone comes standard with a hand spun, gold brass bell and gold brass tuning slide crook.
www.getzen.com /trombone/300-400/451.shtml   (145 words)

 Fahrenheit 451 | Doing my Homework
‘Fahrenheit 451’ is a futuristic novel that explores many themes and issues that arise with in the constraints of a totalitarian society.
The construction of Fahrenheit 451, is critical to the reader, guiding them to perceive themes and issues, from a specific angle.
In ‘Fahrenheit 451’ blood appears as a symbol of how Montag’s society causes repression of one’s primal self.
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 Matt Jorgensen +451 - Hope - Origin 82419
Jorgensen’s 451 is as polished a band as any that we’ve...
The fourth album from Matt Jorgensen's 451 group continues the line of somewhat traditional modern jazz (if that can be considered a proper name for the style) with a definite forward-thinking aspect built in.
He and his band, 451, have previously released several recordings.
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 FindLaw for Legal Professionals - Case Law, Federal and State Resources, Forms, and Code
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 SciFlicks.com ---> Fahrenheit 451 - The SciFlicks Guide - Sounds, Pictures...
Also, enjoy some Fahrenheit 451 facts, read a Fahrenheit 451 review and share your thoughts or write your own review in the Fahrenheit 451 discussion forum.
There are also some very cool Fahrenheit 451 posters on display.
Didn't Farenheit 451 have a seen where the...
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ولقد أُدينت الدوسيتية رسميا فى مجمع خلقدونية سنة 451 "
Docetism was officially condemned at the Council of Chalcedon in 451”
From Ignatius of Antioch, in the 2nd century, through to the Council of Chalcedon in 451, Christian thinkers wrestled with the logical problems presented to the Greek mind by the christological thinking of the New Testament: if the Son is God, yet distinct from the Father, how can God be called “one”?
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 Fahrenheit 451
Against the backdrop of a stylish but affectless future world, Fahrenheit 451 tells the quintessentially Truffautian story of Romantic self-fashioning via the reconstruction of the past, here embodied in literature and storytelling.
But those burnings of nominally subversive books are strung together with an affectless impartiality that makes full use of the uncomprehending mechanical gaze of the camera, implying that the movie's world is beyond knowing or caring.
Hundreds more books and magazines than this are visibly destroyed in Fahrenheit 451: these are only the 70-odd titles that the movie, via the camera, readily picks out for identification by the spectator.
www.sensesofcinema.com /contents/cteq/05/34/fahrenheit_451.html   (1414 words)

 Fahrenheit 451 (2007)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I have seen this movie and would like to comment on it
Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Fahrenheit 451 (2007)
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 Amazon.co.uk: Fahrenheit_451: Search Results Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Fahrenheit 451 ~ Ray Bradbury -- (Paperback - August 2, 2004)
Spark Notes: Fahrenheit 451 ~ Ray Bradbury -- (Paperback - November 2004)
Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" (Modern Critical Interpretations S.)
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 Fahrenheit 451
Part 1: The following people, events, literature are mentioned or alluded to in Fahrenheit 451.
Students are to be divided into 5 groups and each group is to find information on the author/book.
The folly of mistaking…a metaphor for proof, a torrent of verbiage for a spring of capital truths, and oneself for an oracle, is inborn in us.
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