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Legacy of war —Smith, Wilbur A., author.

The war is over, Hitler is dead, and yet his evil legacy lives on. Saffron Courtney and her beloved husband Gerhard only just survived the brutal conflict, but Gerhard's Nazi-supporting brother, Konrad, is still free and...

The bone shard daughter : book one of the drowning empire —Stewart, Andrea (Andrea G.), author.

The emperor's reign has lasted for decades, his mastery of bone shard magic powering the animal-like constructs that maintain law and order. But now his rule is failing, and revolution is sweeping across the Empire's man...

Heart of darkness —Taylor, Nancy, 1947-

"Resting one night on a boat on the River Thames, Charlie Marlow tells his friends about his experiences as a steamboat captain on the River Congo. There, in the heart of Africa, his search for the extraordinary Mr. Kurt...

The empire's ruin —Staveley, Brian, author.

"Brian Staveley, author of The Emperor's Blades, gives readers the first book in a new epic fantasy trilogy based in the world of his popular series the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, The Empire's Ruin. The Annurian Emp...

Bacurau

A few years from now, Bacurau, a small village in the Brazilian sertô, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their village has literally vanished from o...

Heart of darkness ; The Congo diary —Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.

Heart of Darkness is the thrilling tale of Marlow, a seaman and wanderer recounting his physical and psychological journey in search of the infamous ivory trader Kurtz. Traveling upriver into the heart of the African con...

Demon in white —Ruocchio, Christopher, author.

For almost a hundred years, Hadrian Marlowe has served the Empire in its war against the Cielcin, a vicious alien race bent on humanity's destruction. Rumors of a new king amongst the Cielcin have reached the Imperial th...

Exile's return —Feist, Raymond E.

Tal Hawkins has succeeded in banishing Kaspar, the evil Duke of Olasko, to a distant land. But Kaspar's travails have just begun. As he struggles to return home, he discovers that a dark lord is plotting to invade Midkem...

The risen empire —Westerfeld, Scott.

The undead Emperor has ruled his mighty interstellar empire of 80 human worlds for 1600 years. Because he can grant a form of eternal life-after-death, creating an elite known as the Risen, his power is absolute. He and ...

The blood mirror —Weeks, Brent, author.

"The Seven Satrapies have collapsed into four-and those are falling before the White King's armies. Gavin Guile, ex-emperor, ex-Prism, ex-galley slave, formerly the one man who might have averted war, is now lost, broken...

The killing of worlds —Westerfeld, Scott.

Captain Laurent Zai of the Imperial Frigate 'Lynx' is a walking dead man. Unjustly held responsible for the death of the Child Empress, Zai has been sent to fight an unwinnable battle. Ten light-years away, Zai's true lo...

Heart of darkness ; &, Tales of unrest —Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.

"Seaman Charlie Marlow takes a decaying steamboat on a perilous voyage to the heart of Africa. His mission is to relieve an ivory agent named Kurtz, taken sick at his remote trading station on the Congo River. The cruelt...

Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism —Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.

A comprehensive collection of critical commentaries on Joseph Conrad's classic novel "Heart of Darkness," including those from contemporaries Henry James and Virginia Woolf; along with the complete text of the novel.

Heart of darkness —Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924, author.
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2016
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Steamboat captain Charles Marlow shares stories with his crew about how he came to work for an ivory trading company. Mostly focusing on his encounters with the mysterious Mr. Kurtz, Marlow tells intriguing stories invol...

The exiles : a novel —Kline, Christina Baker, 1964- author.

Three women find their lives are bound together in nineteenth-century Australia as they weather hardships and fight for redemption and freedom in a new society.

One last look —Moore, Susanna.

Arriving at the English settlement in Calcutta in 1836, Lady Eleanor, sister to the colony's Governor-general, and her sister, Harriet, anticipate an unpleasant experience but instead find the region an area of seductive...

Lion's blood : a novel of slavery and freedom in an alternate America —Barnes, Steven.

In this alternate history America is known as Bilalistan which is African-ruled. Slaves are captured from the land of Eire and war sudeenly sweeps over the entire continent engulfing the Aztecs, Zulus, Arabs and whites i...

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