The Nigger of the Narcissus

The Nigger of the Narcissus

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by Joseph Conrad
     
 

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A dying sailor boards the Narcissus and acts as a memento mori upon his shipmates, eliciting pity and selfless compassion as well as fear, resentment, and a profound hatred. The powerful narrative technique captures every nuance of atmospheric tension for a compelling study of men's characters under conditions of extreme danger and stress. See more details below

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A dying sailor boards the Narcissus and acts as a memento mori upon his shipmates, eliciting pity and selfless compassion as well as fear, resentment, and a profound hatred. The powerful narrative technique captures every nuance of atmospheric tension for a compelling study of men's characters under conditions of extreme danger and stress.

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ISBN-13:
9780899660554
Publisher:
Buccaneer Books, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1983
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.86(h) x 0.56(d)

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