Nostromo

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Joseph Conrad

Narrated By: Nigel Anthony

Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks

Date: November 2008

Duration: 18 hours 9 minutes

Summary:

Set in the fictional South American country of Costaguana, Nostromo explores the volatile politics and crippling greed surrounding the San Tom silver mine. The story of power, love, revolutions, loyalty and reward is told with richly evocative description and brilliantly realised characters. But Nostromo is more than an adventure story; it is also a profoundly dark moral fable. Its language is as compellingly resonant as the sea itself; the characters absorbing and complex. It was Conrads masterwork, a forerunner of Modernism, and one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century.

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