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Robur the conqueror

Author: Jules Verne; Alex Kirstukas; Arthur B Evans
Publisher: Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, [2017]
Series: Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First complete English translation of Jules Verne's classic novel of flight.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905 author.
Robur the conqueror.
Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016049089
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne; Alex Kirstukas; Arthur B Evans
ISBN: 9780819577283 0819577286
OCLC Number: 976036265
Notes: First modern and complete English translation.
Translated from the French.
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 294 pages).
Contents: Cover; Robur THE CONQUEROR; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Introduction; Robur the Conqueror; Appendix 1: The Original Ending; Appendix 2: Who's Who in the Air; Notes; Bibliography; Jules Gabriel Verne: A Biography; About the Contributors.
Series Title: Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Other Titles: Robur le conquérant.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; translated with introduction and notes by Alex Kirstukas ; edited by Arthur B. Evans.

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..".thrillingly captures the passion and excitement of early aviation and, more poetically, the enchantment of flight."--Michael Dirda "Barnes & Noble" (8/21/2017 12:00:00 AM)

 
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