Got caught in a massive layover in Denver airport and found this book in the seat back of the plane. I'd seen the movie long ago, but had never read the book. It's a real gem. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Michael Eyan
A great follow-up to one of my favorite movies, the Bogart classic. Nice take on details not in the movie and a very good read.Published 5 months ago by J. P. Marshall
The classic movie follows the plot of this impressive novel by mysterious author B. Traven closely. Two Americans seeking work and money in Mexico in the 30s hook up with an old... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Roy Armstrong II
I have seen the movie dozens of times and it is one of the few that actually is true to the authors intentions. This was a fun read .
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This book was recommended to me very strongly. I have to say I was disappointed.
The first thing is that Traven can not, repeat NOT, write American dialogue. Read more
Loved the book and no trouble locating one I could afford for my collection of books for movies I love to watch.Published on February 18, 2013 by STEVEN NATHANSON
This was a terrific story. B. Traven keeps the reader interested throughout. I am also impressed with how closely the movie followed the book. A great western, a great read. Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by John C. Horst
This is the novel by B. Traven which was made into a movie by director John Huston, starring Humphrey Bogart in one of his most challenging roles. Read morePublished on November 28, 2012 by Arlis
As "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" opens, Dobbs is sitting on an uncomfortable bench, "[working] his mind to answer the question: How can I get some money right now? Read morePublished on September 10, 2012 by Aletheia Knights