Marlow voyages into the wildness and jungle of the Belgian Congo to meet Kurtz, a company agent, and having found him, realizes that Kurtz has won supremacy over the natives through unrestrained violence. The story explores the workings of the subconscious, and addresses political imperialism.
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'As powerful a condemnation of imperialism as has ever been written' --The Observer
'Once experienced, it is hard to let Heart of Darkness go. A masterpiece of surprise, of expression and psychological nuance, of fury at colonial expansion and of how men make the least of life... endlessly readable and worthy of rereading' --The Telegraph
Only edition with complete Diary of Congo, edited by leading Conrad scholar Professor Z. Najder
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Book Description Penguin Classic, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0141182431
Book Description Penguin Classic, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141182431