The Tigers of Mompracem
First edition cover
|Original title||Le Tigri di Mompracem|
|Media type||Print (Hardback)|
The Tigers of Mompracem (original title: Le Tigri di Mompracem) is an exotic adventure novel written by Italian author Emilio Salgari, published in 1900. It features his most famous character, Sandokan.
The Tigers of Mompracem are a band of rebel pirates fighting against the colonial power of the Dutch and British empires. They are led by Sandokan, the indomitable Tiger of Malaysia, and his loyal friend Yanez de Gomera, a Portuguese wanderer and adventurer. After twelve years of spilling blood and spreading terror throughout Malaysia, Sandokan has reached the height of his power, but when the pirate learns of the existence of a beautiful girl, nicknamed "the Pearl of Labuan", his fortunes begin to change.
- The Pirates of Malaysia
- The Two Tigers
- The King of the Sea
- The Black Corsair
- The Queen of the Caribbean
- Son of the Red Corsair
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