Twenty-Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (Reader's Library Classics)

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Reader's Library Classics, Feb 18, 2021 - Fiction - 318 pages

Nature's creative power is far beyond man's instinct of destruction...

All Aboard The Nautilus for a 19th century adventure under the sea. From the Antarctic to Atlantis, Captain Nemo takes you to the far reaches of the earth where you observe exotic marine wildlife, wrestle with giant squids, and discover centuries-old sunken ships. A journey of a lifetime awaits!

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is the standard of science fiction adventure that to this day is still acclaimed as a masterpiece.

About the author (2021)

Jules Verne was born on February 8, 1828 in Nantes, France. He wrote for the theater and worked briefly as a stockbroker. He is considered by many to be the father of science fiction. His most popular novels included Journey to the Center of the Earth, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, and Around the World in Eighty Days. Several of his works have been adapted into movies and TV mini-series. In 1892, he was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor in France. He died on March 24, 1905 at the age of 77.

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