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By chimneyman on 29-06-18
A bit 'specialised' but extremely interesting
I've long been 'aware' of Joseph Conrad, mostly because of my interest in our nautical past. I wasn't aware of the extent of his mission to try to issue some kind of warning about the way the world was shaping up.
This biography is written very much in the context of very recent events such as the Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump.