Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water, there she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns; a small flame would dart and vanish, a little white smoke would disappear, a tiny projectile would give... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Página 172
1899
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Speaking Through the Mask: Hannah Arendt and the Politics of Social Identity

Norma Claire Moruzzi - 2000 - 205 páginas
...their wars going on thereabouts. Her ensign dropped limp like a rag; the muzzles of the long six-inch guns stuck out all over the low hull; the greasy,...she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent. JOSEPH CONRAD, Heart of Darkness (New York: Penguin Books, 1994), 19-20 This chapter is primarily an...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Fate of the Earth: And, The Abolition

Jonathan Schell - 2000 - 417 páginas
...of recognition in the following description of a French naval vessel firing into the African jungle: In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water, there...firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns; a small flame would dart and vanish, a little white smoke would disappear, a tiny projectile...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Heart of darkness

Joseph Conrad - 2010 - 128 páginas
...their wars going on thereabouts. Her ensign drooped limp like a rag; the muzzles of the long six-inch guns stuck out all over the low hull; the greasy,...firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns; a small flame would dart and vanish, a little white smoke would disappear, a tiny projectile...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Unfinished Twentieth Century

Jonathan Schell - 2001 - 104 páginas
...of recognition in the following description of a French naval vessel firing into the African jungle: In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water, there...firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns; a small flame would dart and vanish, a little white smoke would disappear, a tiny projectile...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Littératures et sociétés africaines: regards comparatistes et perspectives ...

Papa Samba Diop, Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink, Ute Fendler, Christoph Vatter - 2001 - 593 páginas
...bateau de guerre français est en train de lancer des obus dans la brousse. On ne voit rien du tout: „In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water,...she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent." (p. 61sv.). Tout aussi incompréhensibles sont les explosions sur une pente de rochers: „A horn tooted...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Narrative

Paul Cobley - 2001 - 267 páginas
...their wars going on thereabouts. Her ensign dropped limp like a rag; the mu22les of the long six-inch guns stuck out all over the low hull; the greasy, slimy swell swung her up la2ily and let her down, swaying her thin masts. In the empry immensity of earth, sky and waler, there...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Medicine and Literature: The Doctor's Companion to the Classics, Volumen2

John Salinsky - 2002 - 281 páginas
...warship which is anchored off the coast and firing shells into the bush in an apparently blind manner. 'In the empty immensity of earth, sky and water, there...she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent .... There was a touch of insanity in the proceeding.' The explanation is that 'the French have one...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Hybrid Island: Culture Crossings and the Invention of Identity in Sri Lanka

Neluka Silva - 2002 - 177 páginas
...narrator, Marlow, describes this early in his journey, watching a French ship shelling the jungle: "In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water,...she was, incomprehensible, firing into a continent" (Conrad 1989: 41). But within the shadows of such incomprehensible (and seemingly futile and pointless)...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Unfinished Twentieth Century: The Crisis of Weapons of Mass Destruction

Jonathan Schell - 2003 - 124 páginas
...of recognition in the following description of a French naval vessel firing into the African jungle: In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water, there...firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns; a small flame would dart and vanish, a little white smoke would disappear, a tiny projectile...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Ethics and Selfhood: Alterity and the Phenomenology of Obligation

James R. Mensch - 2003 - 215 páginas
...down the coast of Africa, his ship encounters "a man-of-war . . . shelling the bush" (40). He relates, "In the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water,...firing into a continent. Pop, would go one of the six-inch guns;... a tiny projectile would give a feeble screech—and nothing happened. Nothing could...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF