20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

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Scott, Foresman, 1956 - Science fiction - 154 pages
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A ship-sinking monster confounds American boats until they discover that the creature is actually a submarine powered by the nefarious Captain Nemo (Nemo is Latin for nobody), a swashbuckling villain with grandiose ideas and deadly intentions.

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User Review  - reenum - LibraryThing

Started off with a bang, but then got bogged down with endless description of the scenery. I guess no one ever told Verne to show rather than tell. Read full review

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20,000 Leagues under the sea - Jules Verne **** Every now and then I get the urge to pick up a book that has become considered a classic, but all too often I find them far too stuffy and boring for my ... Read full review

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