Synopses & Reviews
Fiction. In this reprinting of the great Conrad classic, Marlow's tale of his voyage through the Congo brings to life once again the legends surrounding a previous explorer-adventurer named Kurtz, as gradually, the dark horrors of the Western impact on Africa are revealed. A brilliant symbolic work as well as a great adventure story, Conrad's famous novel has been the subject of numerous films and commentary, and still remains one of the true classics of 20th century literature.
In this reprinting of the great Conrad classic, Green Integer presents his tale of white colonialism and the effects of the African world on European self-satisfaction. The tale of the search for Kurtz, who moves ever deeper into the jungles of the Congo as his madness progresses, is a brilliant symbolic tale, a great adventure story, and the subject of numerous films and commentary.
A republication of the great Joseph Conrad novel
About the Author
Born in Poland, Conrad was the great British author of Lord Jim, Heart of Darkness, The Secret Agent, Nostromo, and numerous other novels.