|Lord Jim (1900) [Novel]|
by Joseph Conrad
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An English boy from a simple village has bigger dreams than most around him, so he embarks at an early age into a sailor's life. Haunted by guilt over an act of cowardice, Jim becomes an agent at an isolated East Indian trading post. There, his feelings of inadequacy and responsibility are played out to their logical and inevitable end.
Original title: Lord Jim
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Wild Frontiers And Exotic Lands