OverviewThe horror! The horror!Kurtz might be the apple of every brutish imperialist's eye, but his God complex is getting wildly out of hand in the depths of the jungle. What on earth will Marlow find when he finally gets downriver? Devil worship? Savages? Heads on sticks? Or just another nutty white man with his knickers in a twist?
Author BiographyJoseph Conrad (1857-1924) is regarded as one of the greatest novelists in the English language. He wrote stories and novels, often with a nautical setting, that depicted trials of the human spirit in the midst of an indifferent universe.