Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad. 0.00
A novella the story centers on Charles Marlow, an Englishman, who narrates most of the book and who takes a foreign assignment from a Belgian trading company as a river-boat captain in Africa. The story reveals the dark side of Belgian colonization while exploring the three levels of darkness that the protagonist, Marlow, encounters: the darkness of the Congo wilderness, the darkness of the Belgians' cruel treatment of the African natives, and the unfathomable darkness within every human being for committing heinous acts of evil.