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A journey to the center of the earth

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, ©1992.
Series: World's best reading.
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This high-tension odyssey follows three men in an awesome search for the mysterious center of the earth as they risk their chances of ever returning to the surface alive.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Journey to the center of the earth.
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, ©1992
(OCoLC)762696321
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 089577402X 9780895774026
OCLC Number: 25556745
Notes: Translation of: Voyage au centre de la terre.
Description: 280 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: My uncle makes a great discovery --
The mysterious parchment --
An astounding discovery --
We start on the journey --
First lessons in climbing --
Our voyage to Iceland --
Conversation and discovery --
the Eider-down hunter-Off at last --
Our start-We meet with adventures by the way --
Traveling in Iceland-The leepers --
We reach Mount Sneffels-The "Reykir" --
The ascent of Mount Sneffels --
The shadow of Scartaris --
The real journey commences --
We continue our descent --
The Eastern tunnel --
Deeper and deeper-The coal mine --
The wrong road! --
The Western gallery-A new route --
Water, where is it? A bitter disappointment --
Under the ocean --
Sunday below ground --
Alone --
Lost! --
The whispering gallery --
A rapid recovery --
The central sea --
Launching the raft --
On the waters-A raft voyage --
Terrific Saurian combat --
The sea monster --
The battle of the elements --
Our route reversed --
A voyage of discovery --
Discovery upon discovery --
What is it? --
The mysterious dagger --
No outlet-Blasting the rock --
The explosion and its results --
The ape gigans --
Hunger --
The volcanic shaft --
Daylight at last --
The journey ended --
Afterword.
Series Title: World's best reading.
Other Titles: Voyage au centre de la terre.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; illustrations by Lars Hokanson ; afterword by James Hynes.

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This high-tension odyssey follows three men in an awesome search for the mysterious center of the earth as they risk their chances of ever returning to the surface alive.

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