Sandokan by Emilio Salgari

"Sandokan" is an adventure novel set in the 1800s, focusing on the daring exploits of its eponymous hero, a pirate known as the "Tiger of Malaysia". A feared and respected figure, Sandokan battles against the Dutch and British Empires while trying to regain his rightful throne. His life takes a dramatic turn when he falls in love with Marianna, a young woman of noble birth, leading to a series of thrilling adventures and battles as he tries to win her heart and restore his lost kingdom.

The 2448th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 144

Since this book was first published in 1883, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 144.0.

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