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Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Kyle - Goodreads

When I heard that my favorite childhood movie "Road to El Dorado" was based off this short story, I hopped to Amazon and got this book on kindle. I had it for a long time before I actually read it ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King: Selected Stories

User Review  - Amany El kariouny - Goodreads

If you really deep inside you want something, you gotta find a way... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Kiran Kumar - Goodreads

A beautiful classic of two Englishmen, who venture into Afghanistan from India, to become Kings of a part of that country. The story is narrated by a journalist who happens to meet two Englishmen ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Cha - Goodreads

So that's how they got guns on those area... :D Unbelievable, but it took me more time to wiki (and further click wiki links) to dig about Kafiristan than reading this novella. (And an interesting ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Maryam - Goodreads

the first book of Kipling I got to read after Mowgli (The jungle book). very interesting and breathtaking story. always loved Kipling, he basically made me dream of India, hope one day I will get to ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Jamie - Goodreads

To better understand the mind of a Victorian colonialist, this is one who is well suited for the job. However, and this is a big however, it is imperative to understand that most Victorian colonialist ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Bush should have read this book when planning the War in Afghanistan....and its an excellent film w/Michael Caine and Sean Connery.... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

The twenty-two year old Rudyard Kipling wrote THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING, one of his best short stories in 1888. The tale is inspired by the true story of an American adventurer, Josiah Harlan who ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Richard Palmer - Goodreads

This was a nice little adventure. The tale told by Peachy about their adventure seemed a little chaotic and hard to follow, but I enjoyed the interplay between them and Kipling's character. I suppose ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Amy Azzam - Goodreads

Intriguing story, slightly different from the eponymous movie starring Sean Connery and Michael Caine (good flick, by the way). My great books discussion group did not like this one, saw too much of ... Read full review


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