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Queen Sheba's Ring Paperback – December 9, 2009
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However, 'Queen Sheba's Ring' was a disappointment. Like 'She', this novel is set in darkest Africa and explores the whole 'lost tribe' concept that Haggard pretty much invented. Unfortunately, 'Queen Sheba's Ring' doesn't have the mystery and awesome verbal scenery that 'She' did.
Worse still, you won't find yourself liking any of the characters. The Abati people, the lost tribe, are a horrible and selfish race. Even the Abati's enemies, the Fung, are nothing to write home about. The main characters, a group of upright English gentlemen, are never really fleshed out, so they remain archetypes of early 20th century victorian class studies... the disenfranchised military officer with something to prove, the stalwart sergeant and the eccentric archeologist. Finally, their stated goal, to blow up a stone idol so that the Abati people can live in peace, just doesn't seem like anything to get excited about.
In short, there are many better Haggard novels out there on Kindle. Don't waste your time on this one.