King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard

This adventurous novel follows the journey of a group of explorers who set out to find the legendary King Solomon's Mines in unexplored Africa. Led by a brave hunter, they face numerous dangers including wild animals, hostile tribes, and harsh landscapes. Their journey becomes a fight for survival, and they discover a lost kingdom along the way. The novel explores themes of colonialism, masculinity, and the allure of the unknown.

The 882nd greatest book of all time

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Total Points: 422

Since this book was first published in 1885, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 422.0.

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