The Shadow-Line: A Confession
BeschreibungA young and inexperienced sea captain finds that his first command leaves him with a ship stranded in tropical seas and a crew smitten with fever. As he wrestles with his conscience and with the increasing sense of isolation that he experiences, the captain crosses the 'shadow-line' between youth and adulthood.
PortraitJoseph Conrad (originally Jozef Teodor Konrad Nalecz Korzeniowski) was born in the Ukraine in 1857 and grew up under Tsarist autocracy. In 1896 he settled in Kent, where he produced within fifteen years such modern classics as Youth, Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim, Typhoon, Nostromo, The Secret Agent and Under Western Eyes. He continued to write until his death in 1924.
Untertitel: 'Penguin Great Books of the 20t'. Empfohlen ab 18 Jahre. Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PENGUIN GROUP
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 1993
Seitenanzahl: 160 Seiten