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20,000 Leagues under the Sea.

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1870.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers) is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. It tells the story of Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus as seen from the perspective of Professor Pierre Aronnax. The title refers to the distance traveled under the sea and not to a depth, as 20,000 leagues is over 15 times the radius of the earth.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 9781775411260 1775411265
OCLC Number: 437139525
Description: 1 online resource (568 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; Part One; Chapter I --
A Shifting Reef; Chapter Ii --
Pro And Con; Chapter Iii --
I Form My Resolution; Chapter Iv --
Ned Land; Chapter V --
At A Venture; Chapter Vi --
At Full Steam; Chapter Vii --
An Unknown Species Of Whale; Chapter Viii --
Mobilis In Mobili; Chapter Ix --
Ned Land's Tempers; Chapter X --
The Man Of The Seas; Chapter Xi --
All By Electricity; Chapter Xii --
Some Figures; Chapter Xiii --
The Black River; Chapter Xiv --
A Note Of Invitation; Chapter Xv --
A Walk On The Bottom Of The Sea; Chapter Xvi --
A Submarine Forest. Chapter Xvii --
Four Thousand Leagues Under The PacificChapter Xviii --
Vanikoro; Chapter Xix --
Torres Straits; Chapter Xx --
A Few Days On Land; Chapter Xxi --
Captain Nemo's Thunderbolt; Chapter Xxii --
"aegri Somnia"; Chapter Xxiii --
The Coral Kingdom; Part Two; Chapter I --
The Indian Ocean; Chapter Ii --
A Novel Proposal Of Captain Nemo's; Chapter Iii --
A Pearl Of Ten Millions; Chapter Iv --
The Red Sea; Chapter V --
The Arabian Tunnel; Chapter Vi --
The Grecian Archipelago; Chapter.

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers) is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. It tells the story of Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus as seen from the perspective of Professor Pierre Aronnax. The title refers to the distance traveled under the sea and not to a depth, as 20,000 leagues is over 15 times the radius of the earth. The greatest depth mentioned in the book is four leagues. A literal translation of the French title would end in the plural "seas", thus implying the "seven seas & quo.

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