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Publication year: 2006
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Edition: New ed.
Publisher: Thorsons, 2006
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0722532938 9780722532935
Presents the story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy, who dreams of travelling the world in search of a worldly treasure as fabulous as any ever found. From his home in Spain, he journeys to the markets of Tangiers, and from there into the Egyptian desert, where a fateful encounter with the alchemist awaits him.
English fiction, 20th century
At best, enjoyable hokum. At worst, facile claptrap.