Tuareg (novel)

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Tuareg
Tuareg novel - bookcover.jpg
Paperback edition
Author Alberto Vázquez-Figueroa
Country Spain
Language Spanish
Series The Tuareg Dilogy
Genre Thriller novel
Publisher Goldmann Wilhelm GmbH
Publication date
1980
Media type Print, e-book, audiobook
ISBN 978-1846941924
Followed by Eyes of Tuareg

Tuareg (ISBN 184694192X) is a thriller novel written by Spanish author Alberto Vázquez-Figueroa. This novel was his most critically and commercially successful, with global sales in excess of 5,000,000 copies. It was adapted into a 1984 movie starring Mark Harmon, Tuareg – The Desert Warrior.[1]

This is the first book in the Tuareg trilogy, followed by Los Ojos del Tuareg and El Último Tuareg.

Plot[edit]

One day, two old men and a boy appeared in Gacel Shayah's camp in the Sahara. He, a noble inmouchar observing the millennial tradition of the desert, sheltered travelers. But he failed to protect them. People in dusty military uniforms violated the ancient hospitality law. They killed the boy and took one old man away. Gasel Shayah remembers the great commandment of the Tuareg people: your guest is under your protection. Therefore, he has to seek vengeance.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tuareg (2009), a novel by Alberto Vázquez-Figueroa". fantasticfiction.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-02-06.