Under The Volcano

Abridged Audiobook

Written By: Malcolm Lowry

Narrated By: Christopher Cazenove

Publisher: Audio Holdings

Date: April 2009

Duration: 2 hours 55 minutes

Summary:

The horrors of alcoholism have never been so vividly, so comprehensively, or so sympathetically described as they are in Under the Volcano. Equally vivid is the picture of alcohol's attractions: the blessed painlessness that beckons from within the bottle. Against a backcloth, brilliantly described, of the magnificent, uncaring Mexican mountains, the Consul examines his disastrous life; he understands the pain he is causing to all who love him; he is aware that salvation is within his grasp; and yet he cannot save himself; he does not want to save himself...

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