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The horrors of European imperialism are revealed in this novella about a voyage up the Congo River into the interior of Africa.

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100 Best Novels: No 32 Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (1899) from the Guardian newspaper


Heart of Darkness Book Review from The Omega


Out of Africa. Chinua Achebe and Caryl Philips debate racism in Conrad's writings


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Heart of Darkness from Project Guttenberg



Joseph Conrad, 1904
Joseph Conrad, 1904

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Historical Connections


The Story of Africa: African History from the Dawn of Time from BBC