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Twenty thousand leagues under the sea

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, ©1990.
Series: World's best reading.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Early science fiction story about submarines.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Adventure fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 0895773473 9780895773470
OCLC Number: 22452574
Notes: "This Reader's Digest edition contains the complete text of Jules Verne's Twenty thousand leagues under the sea, first published in France as Vingt mille lieuse sous les mers in 1870"--Title page verso.
Previously published: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1952. (Great illustrated classics).
Description: 365 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I --
A shifting reef --
Two sides of an argument --
I make my decision --
Ned Land --
The great adventure --
Full steam ahead --
An unknown species of whale --
Our new quarters --
Ned Land attacks --
The man of the seas --
The Nautilus --
The soul of the Nautilus --
Captain Nemo explains --
The black river --
A note of invitation --
On the bottom of the sea --
A submarine forest --
Four thousand leagues under the pacific --
The island of Vanikoro --
Torres Straits --
Arcadian days on land --
Captain Nemo's thunderbolt --
Confinement --
The realm of coral --
Part II --
The Indian ocean --
The island of Ceylon --
A pearl of great price --
The Red Sea --
Under the Isthmus --
The Grecian archipelago --
The Mediterranean inforty-eight hours --
Vigo Bay --
The lost continent --
Submarine coal mines --
The Sargasso Sea --
Cachalots and whales --
The great ice barrier --
The South Pole --
An overturned mountain --
A living tomb --
From Cape Horn to the Amazon --
The Poulps --
The gulf stream --
We visit a tomb --
Human sacrifice --
Captain Nemo's last words --
Conclusion --
Afterword.
Series Title: World's best reading.
Other Titles: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; illustrations by Joseph Ciardiello ; afterword by Clifton Fadiman.

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Early science fiction story about submarines.

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