Item description for El Corazon de las Tinieblas (Linea de Sombra. Serie Azul) (Spanish Edition) by Joseph Conrad...
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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Studio: Del Sol
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.66" Width: 5.62" Height: 0.32" Weight: 0.34 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 1995
Publisher Del Sol
ISBN 9509413755 ISBN13 9789509413757
Availability 143 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 25, 2016 06:17.
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More About Joseph Conrad
Jospeh Conrad (1957-1924) grew up amid political unrest in Russian-occupied Poland. After twenty years at sea with the French and British merchant navies, he settled in England in 1894. Over the next three decades he revolutionized the English novel with works such as Typhoon (1902), Youth (1902), Nostromo (1904), The Secret Agent (1907), Under Western Eyes (1911), Chance (1913), and Victory (1915). Caryl Phillips is the author of many works of fiction and nonfiction. His novel A Distant Shore won the Commonwealth Writers Prize and was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. His other awards include the Martin Luther King Memorial Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. Phillips is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and lives in New York City."
Joseph Conrad was born in 1857 and died in 1924.
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