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Under The Volcano
Under The Volcano
Under The Volcano
Audiobook (abridged)2 hours

Under The Volcano

Written by Malcolm Lowry

Narrated by Christopher Cazenove

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars



About this audiobook

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...
Release dateJan 1, 2009

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