Maiwa's Revenge

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Maiwa's Revenge, or The War of the Little Hand
Thure de Thulstrup - H. Rider Haggard - Maiwa's Revenge - Fire, you scoundrels.jpg
Illustration from, Chapter VII, by Thure de Thulstrup
Author H. Rider Haggard
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Genre Adventure novel
Publication date
Preceded by Allan Quatermain
Followed by Allan's Wife

Maiwa's Revenge, or The War of the Little Hand is a short novel by English writer H. Rider Haggard about the hunter Allan Quartermain. The story involves Quartermain going on a hunting expedition, then taking part in an attack on a native kraal to rescue a captured English hunter, and avenge Maiwa, an African princess whose baby has been killed.[1]


  1. ^ "NEW BOOKS.". Illustrated Sydney News (NSW : 1853–1872). NSW: National Library of Australia. 27 September 1888. p. 23. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 

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