20,000 leagues under the sea. by Jules Verne

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Published by Classic Press in Santa Rosa, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Sea stories.,
  • Submarines (Ships) -- Fiction.,
  • Science fiction.

About the Edition

The tale of mysterious Captain Nemo, his electric submarine, and the crew that farmed the bottom of the sea was termed science fiction in 1870, but modern technology made it reality.

Edition Notes

Translation of Vingt mille lieues sous les mers.

Book details

StatementIllustrated by Don Irwin.
SeriesEducator classic library, 2
ContributionsIrwin, Don, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.V594 Tw5
The Physical Object
Pagination283 p.
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5688588M
LC Control Number70002032

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The inclusion of a book’s review does not constitute an. 20, Leagues Under the Sea Summary. Grab your life vests, Shmoopers—there's a monster out there. A mysterious beast is attacking ships the world over.

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Mar 02,  · The wonders of science and nature unfold as do the personalities and desires of these men. These men who would travel 'Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea'. Republished in with the subtitle of 'An Underwater Tour of the World'. A French league in Vern's time was about four kilometers, or about miles per league/5(43).

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I just read Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea and I really liked it. I kind of got lost in the classifying sometimes, but I loved reading about all the different underwater cultures the Nautilus encountered. The ending left me wanting more. This is the first book I've read by Jules Verne which one should I read next.

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20, Leagues Under the Sea and other Classic Novels book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Writing in France in the nin 4/5. conflict and the book went through multiple drafts, struggles reflected in its several working titles over the period early on, it was variously called Voyage Under the Waters, Twenty-five Thousand Leagues Under the Waters, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Waters, and A Thousand Leagues Under the Oceans.

Jan 06,  · A league is considered to be 3 nautical miles at sea (a nautical mile is about miles). Therefore if they traveled 20, leagues they would have traveled about 68, miles, enough to circle the Earth almost two and one half times.

See more»/10(K). On the 5th of March,the Moravian, of the Montreal Ocean Company, finding herself during the night in 27° 30' lat. and 72° 15' long., struck on her starboard quarter a rock, marked in no chart for that part of the sea.

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Please note that the Lexile measures for a small population of books have been recently updated. Book Title and Author: 20, Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne Main idea of story: One of the first science fiction adventure novels.

This classic, first published intakes place in the deep watery depths and the famous Nautilus, a submarine lead by Captain Nemo. I tried reading 20, Leagues Under the Sea when I was in high school, after seeing the movie, but it was just to full of plant and animal classification.

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But 20, Leagues Under the Sea isn't his book. No, 20, Leagues is, for better and for worse, pure Pierre Aronnax.

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He's a modern french biologist during this time period.Leagues Under The Sea Book Report. Leagues Under The Sea The year is an important time in nautical history. It is the year that the world was first terrified by an amazing ocean going monster, the Nautilus.

During that year several ships had met with this "thing," a long slender object far greater in size than any creature.

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