The Man Who Would Be King - Rudyard Kipling

The Man Who Would Be King

By Rudyard Kipling

  • Release Date - Published: 1936-01-18
  • Book Genre: Action & Adventure
  • Author: Rudyard Kipling
Our rating: 5/5 stars

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The Man Who Would Be King Rudyard Kipling read online review & book description:

It is about two British adventurers in British India who become kings of Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan. The story was inspired by the exploits of James Brooke, an Englishman who became the first White Rajah of Sarawak in Borneo; and by the travels of American adventurer Josiah Harlan, who was granted the title Prince of Ghor in perpetuity for himself and his descendants. It incorporates a number of other factual elements such as the European-like appearance of many Nuristani people, and an ending modelled on the return of the head of the explorer Adolf Schlagintweit to colonial administrators

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  • fake book.

    By Klopt
    This is a fake book. Only the first chapter, apperantly made up by a Chinese hacker. It is not the book. The 90 5 star reviews should have been a give away. Fake.

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