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Five weeks in a balloon : or, Journeys and discoveries in Africa by three Englishmen

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Charleston, S.C. : BiblioBazaar, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A scholar, Samuel Ferguson, along with his friend and servant plans out to travel across the African continent in a hydrogen balloon. The book describes their struggle of exploring the unknown regions of Africa which were still not familiar to Europeans.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 1434653374 9781434653376
OCLC Number: 264799285
Notes: Translation of: Cinq semaines en ballon.
Description: 289 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Cinq semaines en ballon.
Journeys and discoveries in Africa by three Englishmen
Responsibility: from the original notes of Dr. Ferguson. ; and done into English by "William Lackland."

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A scholar, Samuel Ferguson, along with his friend and servant plans out to travel across the African continent in a hydrogen balloon. The book describes their struggle of exploring the unknown regions of Africa which were still not familiar to Europeans.

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