Study Guide

Nostromo Part 3, Chapter 5

By Joseph Conrad

Part 3, Chapter 5

  • This chapter describes Pedro Montero's arrival in Sulaco, with some backstory thrown in on his life journey toward being his brother's political puppet master.
  • We get details of Pedro's ride into town and the welcome he receives, as well as his reactions while settling in at the looted and destroyed Intendencia.