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Heart of Darkness

Joseph Conrad

Charles Marlow is a steamboat captain on the River Thames near Gravesend England. He and his crew work for an ivory trading company. One day he recounts to his fellow crew the story of his life and how he became a captain for the steam boat company. The focus of his story involves the journey Marlow undertook to the outer reaches of the company's operations. Here he tells of his wild encounters with Mr. Kurtz, a man with a great reputation for bringing in the most ivory for the company. Kurtz is widely respected by the natives, yet Marlow has some differing opinions as he struggles to understand Kurtz's way of life, while uncovering secrets about the strange way Kurtz conducts his business.

Charles Marlow is a steamboat captain on the River Thames near Gravesend England. He and his crew work for an ivory trading company. One day he recounts to his fellow crew the story of his life and how he became a captain for the steam boat company. The focus of his story involves the journey Marlow undertook to the outer reaches of the company's operations. Here he tells of his wild encounters with Mr. Kurtz, a man with a great reputation for bringing in the most ivory for the company. Kurtz is widely respected by the natives, yet Marlow has some differing opinions as he struggles to understand Kurtz's way of life, while uncovering secrets about the strange way Kurtz conducts his business.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

Charles Marlow is a steamboat captain on the River Thames near Gravesend England. He and his crew work for an ivory trading company. One day he recounts to his fellow crew the story of his life and how he became a captain for the steam boat company. The focus of his story involves the journey Marlow undertook to the outer reaches of the company's operations. Here he tells of his wild encounters with Mr. Kurtz, a man with a great reputation for bringing in the most ivory for the company. Kurtz is widely respected by the natives, yet Marlow has some differing opinions as he struggles to understand Kurtz's way of life, while uncovering secrets about the strange way Kurtz conducts his business.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Steven Crossley

Length:

4h 47m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:42


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:32


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:34


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:31


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:36


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:34


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:31


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:32


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:32


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:40


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:32


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:37


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:32


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:41


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:38


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:31


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:35


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:01


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:37


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:35


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:41


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:34


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:54


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:34


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:33


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:33


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:35


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:38


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:33


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:33


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:32


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

04:31


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

04:44


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

04:38


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

04:33


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

04:31


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

04:39


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

02:28


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:32


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:38


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

04:33


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:31


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

04:32


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

04:35


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

04:40


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

04:32


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:34


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:36


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

04:40


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:32


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

04:32


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:31


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:34


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:32


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:34


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

04:39


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:33


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

04:56


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

00:39