Heart of Darkness and the Congo Diary

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Penguin, Sep 25, 2007 - Fiction - 192 pages
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Penguin inaugurates a series of revised editions of Conrad's finest works, with new introductions

Exploring the workings of consciousness as well as the grim realities of imperialism, Heart of Darkness tells of Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, who journeys into the heart of the African continent to discover how the enigmatic Kurtz has gained power over the local people.
 

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It is a very good book quite interesting to read, i will need to read it again tho to gain a better understanding of its full meaning

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Heart of Darkness
The Congo Diary
Authors Note
Notes
Glossary of Nautical Terms
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