Joseph Conrad's forgotten passages full of drama

By Mike Scanlon
Updated December 9 2023 - 6:16pm, first published 2:00pm
In a past age without radio or GPS technology to alert rescuers, there was no more terrifying sight than a sailing ship helpless and in flames at sea. Inset: Author Joseph Conrad
In a past age without radio or GPS technology to alert rescuers, there was no more terrifying sight than a sailing ship helpless and in flames at sea. Inset: Author Joseph Conrad

I'VE always been fascinated with famous writer Joseph Conrad ever since reading about his ship exploding on fire at sea.

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