Nostromo

Nostromo

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Nostromo is one of the great novels in world literature. It imaginatively recreates the political, economic, and military history of a Latin American country through a remarkable complex of personal stories. Conrad's dazzling switches of viewpoint and chronology ensure that the reader is embroioled in the stress and passion at the core of each moment of his characters' lives.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 640 pages
  • 120 x 190 x 3mm
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0192835564
  • 9780192835567

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"The intro and chronology help make this easy for the beginning student to try out Joseph Conrad."--Mary Morzinski, Berry College"I had always thought that there were books you read to entertain yourself and classic books to educate you, but with Nostromo I realized a book could be both."--Billy Ivory, Nottingham Evening Postshow more

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3 23% (2,882)
2 8% (966)
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