Joseph Conrad - Heart of Darkness

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Joseph Conrad - Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness

Marlow is the main character who tells the story. This character can be attributed a personality of great character, does not like to be embarrassed, likes to lead, it's pretty scary, likes to read, fascinated by concrete issues, likes to think about the work performed and as perform , does not support the lies and admires Mr. kurtz

It is a man who likes to talk and does it very well, so he leaves everyone mesmerized. He likes to live in the forest freely, explore, contemplate how to live with indigenous people and live with them but what else can you highlight it, is the desire with which he likes to live in the jungle. He is crazy and greedy, very greedy.

Buried: To place in the groundLip: Anatomy Either of two fleshy folds that surround the opening of the mouth.Dig: To break up, turn over, or remove (earth or sand, for example), as with a shovel, spade, or snout, or with claws, paws or hands.Hesitated: To be slow to act, speak, or decide.Wisdom: The ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; insight.Glide: To move silently and furtively.Impalpable: Difficult to perceive or grasp by the mind.Unwholesome: Injurious to physical, mental, or moral health; unhealthy.Mistily: Consisting of or marked by mist: a misty rain; a misty night.Sort: A group of persons or things of the same general character; a kind.


The best part of the book was, when Marlow was with his crew sailing aboard the Nelie and the Narrator was describing the place. Its interesting because they was scared about the people, and don´t know anything about theme.

Kurtz with all the time that he lives in the Kongo, was expose to the Jungle Fever and he start to die. He needs to go away from the Kongo. When he go away in a ship, in the travel he dies.

The imperialism in Africa was when the Europeans who wanted resources of Africa. The problem is that the Europeans tried to African badly, leaving them in a malaise of life. Also they not receive anything in return.

Definition of Imperialism

Best part of the book

Kurtz description


Marlow description


Ivory Hunt

How Kurtz die


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