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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User Review  - Ma_Washigeri - LibraryThing

Very powerful. I already want to keep going back and dipping in to odd pages. I shall have to look out for my own copy as this one is going back to the library. The odd thing is how contemporary it ... Read full review

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User Review  - theokester - LibraryThing

I'm somewhat torn. The English Major in me would really like to give this book a higher rating. The reader in me has a hard time doing so. I read this book back in High School and could honestly not ... Read full review


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