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King Solomon's Mines By H. Rider Haggard

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King Solomon's Mines By H. Rider Haggard

King Solomon's Mines By H. Rider Haggard
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA (August 13, 1998) | ISBN-10: 0192834851 | ENG | PDF | 284 KB | 368 Pages

King Solomon’s Mines was one of the bestselling novels of the nineteenth century. H. Rider Haggard’s thrilling saga of elephant hunter Allan Quatermain and his search for fabled treasure is more than just an adventure story, though: As Alexandra Fuller explains in her Introduction, in its vivid portrayal of the alliances and battles of white colonials and African tribesmen, King Solomon’s Mines “brings us the world of extremes, of the absurdly tall tales and of the illogical loyalty between disparate people that still informs this part of the world.