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Heart of darkness

Author: Joseph Conrad
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2012.
Series: Penguin English Library
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On board the British ship the NELLIE, Marlow told a group of men his story... He told them of his strange, eventful, yet horrific journey into Africa as an agent for the Company, which traded in ivory. He had witnessed the terrible brutality and hate between colonizers and the native African people. Then he'd become embroiled in a power struggle within the Company. And finally, he learned the truth about Kurtz, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Conrad
ISBN: 9780141199788 0141199784 9780141974163 0141974168
OCLC Number: 827685018
Description: 121 p.
Series Title: Penguin English Library
Responsibility: Joseph Conrad.

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Marlow, a seaman, tells of a journey up the Congo. His goal is the troubled European and ivory trader Kurtz. Worshipped and feared by invaders as well as natives, Kurtz has become a godlike figure,  Read more...

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