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From the earth to the moon

Author: Jules Verne
Publisher: Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 2009.
Series: Dover books on literature and drama.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Gun Club, a society based in Baltimore and dedicated to the design of weapons of all kinds, come up with a plan to construct a cannon capable of shooting a projectile to the moon. The projectile is successfully launched, but the destinies of the three astronauts are left inconclusive.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jules Verne
ISBN: 9780486469645 0486469646
OCLC Number: 294885063
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: This Dover edition, originally published in 2009, is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the Edward Roth translation of From the Earth to the Moon (titled The Baltimore Gun Club in the original translation), which originally appeared in various editions between 1874 and 1900. The illustrations first appeared in the original French edition.
Description: 214 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Dover books on literature and drama.
Other Titles: De la terre à la lune.
Responsibility: Jules Verne ; translated by Edward Roth.
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The Gun Club, a society based in Baltimore and dedicated to the design of weapons of all kinds, come up with a plan to construct a cannon capable of shooting a projectile to the moon. The projectile is successfully launched, but the destinies of the three astronauts are left inconclusive.

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