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Review: Victory

User Review  - Franz - Goodreads

A masterpiece, in spite of its rather untidy ending. The first part is told calmly by an anonymous sailor, who seems to remember things as his story unfolds. He will interrupt the recollection of the ... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Patrick McCoy - Goodreads

One of my favorite writers is Graham Greene and one if his favorite writers is Joseph Conrad-thus I feel he deserves my attention for that reason alone. But Conrad casts a much larger shadow than that ... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Lindsey - Goodreads

I love Joseph Conrad, I forgot how much until I picked this up :) He has really interesting insights into the dark side of human nature- a theme that I find absolutely fascinating for some reason. His ... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

One of the later Conrad and likely the best. There was an HBO movie made of it with Willem Defoe as Heyst, but it was only ok. The first place I went in Warsaw was to Conrad's former residence (as a child) on Novy Swiat. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Now... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

I could not find an image of the copy of this book that I am reading, which has the grooviest minimalist 1920's cover illustration (by Edward Gorey). I love the covers of those early paperbacks,and ... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Zinta - Goodreads

Now and then, we must leave the literature of our day and delve deeper--in time and in literary style. Joseph Conrad has survived time as a classic, because his work is of classic quality. I submerged ... Read full review

Review: Victory

User Review  - Tahseen - Goodreads

He had listened. Then, after a silence, he had asked--for he was really young then: "Is there no guidance?" His father was in an unexpectedly soft mood on that night, when the moon swam in a cloudless ... Read full review


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