The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho

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In the adventure fiction, The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho, the theme is to not give up, the protagonist Santiago goes on a journey to find his personal legend and the treasure; in order to do that, Santiago needs to find the alchemist; an alchemist is a person who studies alchemy; while in search of the alchemist, Santiago meets the king of Salen; this man gives Santiago two stones Urim and Thummin, which means good omens; Santiago takes these omens as a good sign to continue his journey searching for his personal legend, he goes to Tangier, but after a thief steals all of his money, he has to work at a shop as a crystal merchant, After many months of working in the shop, Santiago joins a caravan traveling to Egypt; Santiago discovers the

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