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Esta es la novela en la que Francis Ford Coppola se bas para escribir Apocalypse Now. Marlow, agente comercial britnico, se ve obligado a remontar el ro Congo en busca de su compaero Kurtz. A medida que el barco avance por territorios cada vez ms inhspitos, Marlow se ir construyendo una imagen mitificada de Kurtz. En realidad, encontrar un mundo apocalptico y tenebroso, gobernado por un cnico que simboliza la degradacin moral y las contradicciones de un hombre ante la fuerza indmita de la naturaleza. / Woven around a minimal plot Marlows trip on the Congo river to replace Kurtz, a commercial agent who is gravelly ill Heart of Darkness is a tense moral reflection about solitude and mans struggle against the uncontainable forces of nature. Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) introduces the reader to a hallucinating world where the darkness of the African jungle and the eeriness of forgotten instincts merge, creating a trap of annihilating power to which the characters will ultimately submit.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.8" Width: 4.3" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
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ISBN 8466633049 ISBN13 9788466633048
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Joseph Conrad (originally Jozef Teodor Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowski) was born in the Ukraine in 1857 and grew up under Tsarist autocracy. In 1896 he settled in Kent, where he produced within fifteen years such modern classics asYouth, Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim, Typhoon, Nostromo, The Secret AgentandUnder Western Eyes. He continued to write until his death in 1924. Today Conrad is generally regarded as one of the greatest writers of fiction in English his third language."
Joseph Conrad was born in 1857 and died in 1924.
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