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King Solomon's Mines (1885) is a popular novel by the Victorian...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
King Solomon's Mines (1885) is a popular novel by the Victorian adventure writer and fabulist Sir H. Rider Haggard. It tells of a search of an unexplored region of Africa by a group of adventurers led by Allan Quatermain for the missing brother of one of the party. It is the first English adventure novel set in Africa, and is considered to be the genesis of the Lost World literary genre.
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The Norfolk farm once owned by famous author to go under the hammer

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - 12 Jul 2018
Sir Haggard's King Solomon's Mines was one of his most successful novels, written in six weeks and published in the same year, 1885. Apparently, although some of his hand written manuscripts are preserved in the Norfolk Record Office, he preferred to ...
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Book review: King Solomon's Curse

The Sun Daily - 11 Jul 2018
RENOWNED archaeologist Nina Wilde is back on a hunt – this time, she goes in search of the legendary King Solomon's mines. Unfortunately, her adventure ends up endangering her young daughter. Nina and former SAS soldier Eddie Chase are a ...
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WAITING FOR A NEW DAY: Looking at the White City Stadium terror attack

New Zimbabwe.com - 28 Jun 2018
Zimbabwe was thought to be a possible Eldorado, and the location of the fabled King Solomon's Mines. Writings by H. Rider Haggard including “Allan Quartermain”, “She” and “King Solomon's Mines”, not only fuelled colonization but also justified it, as ...
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UPI Almanac for Friday, June 22, 2018

UPI.com - 22 Jun 2018
They include English adventure novelist H. Rider Haggard (King Solomon's Mines, She) in 1856; German novelist Erich Remarque (All Quiet on the Western Front) in 1898; bank robber John Dillinger in 1903; baseball Hall of Fame member Carl Hubbell in ...
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Famous birthdays for June 22: Meryl Streep, Cyndi Lauper

UPI.com - 22 Jun 2018
English adventure novelist H. Rider Haggard (King Solomon's Mines, She) in 1856. -- German novelist Erich Remarque (All Quiet on the Western Front) in 1898. -- Bank robber John Dillinger in 1903. -- Baseball Hall of Fame member Carl Hubbell in 1903.
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Summer reads for the camping bibliophile

Vauxhall Advance (blog) - 12 Jul 2018
And Haggard's She is one of the standouts among his own work, along with King Solomon's Mines (1885). While not exactly boy's adventure fiction, Haggard's work is rip-roaring imperialist adventure into the wilds of Africa that captured many a boy's ...
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What's new on Crave TV, Netflix, and Amazon Prime Video in July

CTV News - 22 Jun 2018
July 5. Edge of Winter. The Reagans (Miniseries). Merlin's Apprentice (Miniseries). Neverland (Miniseries). Blackbeard (Miniseries). Frederick Forsyth's Icon. King Solomon's Mines (2004, Miniseries). The Poseidon Adventure (2005, Miniseries). Snow Queen.
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Found: Fresh Clues to Mystery of King Solomon's Mines

National Geographic - 03 Apr 2017
“It is now known that along the entire length of the Wadi 'Araba there are deposits of copper and iron,” Glueck wrote in an article entitled “On the Trail of King Solomon's Mines” in the February 1944 issue of National Geographic. “These were intensely ...
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5 places to go ape

Press of Atlantic City - 13 Jul 2018
On July 16, catch the original “King Kong” movie from 1933 starring Fay Wray as the damsel in distress. Films are shown at ...

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