Lord Jim

Lord Jim

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ISBN10: 1539710661 ISBN13: 9781539710660 Publisher: Createspace Indie Pub Platform Published: Oct 24 2016 Pages: 304 Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.69" Language: English

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Jim (his surname is never disclosed), a young British seaman, becomes first mate on the Patna, a ship full of pilgrims travelling to Mecca for the hajj. When the ship starts rapidly taking on water and disaster seems imminent, Jim joins his captain and other crew members in abandoning the ship and its passengers. A few days later, they are picked up by a French ship. However, the Patna and its passengers are later also saved, and the reprehensible actions of the crew are exposed. The other participants evade the judicial court of inquiry, leaving Jim to face the court alone. The court strips him of his navigation command certificate for his dereliction of duty. Jim is angry with himself, both for his moment of weakness, and for missing an opportunity to be a

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