20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1981 - Fiction - 382 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. A nineteenth-century novel of science fiction tells of adventures beneath the sea

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Review: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Great Illustrated Classics)

User Review  - Lisa Kizer - Goodreads

Love these classics especially when they are done in an easy to read format. My 6 year old wanted to read the second book to this story and did not like the answer that there was not another. Read full review

Review: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

User Review  - Leanne - Goodreads

A classic in science fiction. I quite enjoy Verne's writing for an easy action packed read. I would have given 3.5 but the classic nature bumped it to 4. This would be a great book for younger readers looking for some PG adventure that can handle a more eloquent English than what we speak now. Read full review

Contents

PART ONE I A Shifting Reef
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Pro and
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Just As Monsieur Wishes
15
Copyright

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About the author (1981)

Jules Verne (1828-1905) used a combination of scientific facts and his imagination to take readers on extraordinary imaginative journeys to fantastic places. In such books as " Around the World in Eighty Days, From the Earth to the Moon, " and " Journey to the Center of the Earth, " he predicted many technological advances of the twentieth century, including the invention of the automobile, telephone, and nuclear submarines, as well as atomic power and travel to the moon by rocket.

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