I read this book to better appreciate Apocalypse Now and it definitely helps.
Racist, not a racist... I'm not really sure, but it's a powerful read that will leave you reeling, if you give it your full attention.
Every single tangled mass of words in the Heart of Darkness is nothing but elaborate emphasis on the plot and the overall imagery.
Though Heart of Darkness isn't my favorite book, it is worth reading and pondering. The dark and light symbolism and themes of understanding the battle of good and evil within us... Read morePublished 1 month ago by dan sullivam
If your looking for a modern thriller, this book is not for you. But if your looking for a book that reveals human emotions surrounding our treatment of our fellow man I highly... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Larry Green
Heart of Darkness lives up to its reputation in the lasting impression it gives you of perhaps a terror deep down in your soul. Read morePublished 9 months ago by bravhat1234
I actually enjoyed this story quite a bit. I was expecting, after all I had heard, that it was going to be a hard story to get through, but in all actuality it kind of sucked me in... Read morePublished 12 months ago by A. Meyer
There is enough depth and ambiguity in this short novella to keep you thinking for a lifetime. It's a no-holds-barred search for meaning and universal truth. Read morePublished on May 18, 2009 by DougP
The fiction, and the non-fiction. The prose are not for the unexperienced reader. Part of this great story explains of the ills of colonialism at the turn of the century. Read morePublished on March 19, 2008 by Sancti Spiritus