Black Robe (Apollo Classics) (UK Edition)

October 30, 2020
Black Robe (Apollo Classics) (UK Edition)

Father Laforgue embarks on a desperate mission to relieve anisolated priest in the wilds of seventeenth-century New France. ToLaforgue, his Algonkian Indian guides are savage pagans in direneed of salvation. To the Algonkian Indians, Catholic priests aregreedy, selfish, Norman sorcerers.In weaving a tautly suspenseful tale of physical and spiritualadventure, Brian Moore's Black Robe rivals Conrad's Heart ofDarkness in its meditation on good and evil in the human heart.First published in 1985