Heart of Darkness Summary
Joseph Conrad

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Heart of Darkness Summary

Charlie Marlow is on a cruising yacht with some friends when they anchor to await the ebb tide that will take them out to sea. Marlow notes that in Roman times, London too was once seen as a dark place on the earth, and he begins to tell the story of his trip to the heart of Africa. Through connections, Marlow assumed the position of captain on a steamboat on the Congo river...

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