Jules Verne

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A Winter Amid the IceA Winter Amid the Ice
by Jules Verne - The World Publishing House , 1877
Jean Cornbutte decides to refit a ship and find his son Louis and members of the crew when the ship Jeune-Hardie doesn't return from sea. When the ship is found the only thing to do is survive the bitter cold and the rivalry...
An Antartic MysteryAn Antartic Mystery
by Jules Verne - Feedbooks , 1899
Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, Jules Verne intended An Antarctic Mystery to complete the mystery of Pym's fate. A high-sea adventure, An Antarctic Mystery takes readers to the very edge of the world.

The Survivors of the ChancellorThe Survivors of the Chancellor
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2012
Mr. Kazallon thought that passage on a ship from Charleston to Liverpool would be a charming way to return to his homeland. If only he knew! A disaster in the hold, storms and sharks are just some of the many travails that will beset passengers.
Round the MoonRound the Moon
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2009
In this sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, Barbicane, Ardan, and Nicholl have decided to take a trip around the moon. But first they have to get to the moon from Earth. Will their trip succeed as they attempt to dodge asteroids?
Robur the ConquerorRobur the Conqueror
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2009
A science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story begins with strange lights and sounds reported in the skies all over the world. The events are capped by the mysterious appearance of black flags with gold suns atop tall historic landmarks.
Facing the FlagFacing the Flag
by Jules Verne - The F. M. Lupton Publishing , 1897
One of the first books dealing with problems which was to become paramount half a century after its publication: brilliant scientists discovering new weapons of great destructive power, whose full utilization might literally destroy the world.
In Search of the CastawaysIn Search of the Castaways
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2009
The contents of a shark's stomach contain a bottle that holds notes that give clues to the location of Captain Grant, whose ship was lost at sea. Lord Glenarvan makes it his quest to find Grant together with his wife and Grant's two children.
A Journey into the Interior of the EarthA Journey into the Interior of the Earth
by Jules Verne - Pierre-Jules Hetzel , 1871
Jules Verne's classic science fiction adventure about Professor Liedenbrock and his nephew Axel who set off to Iceland with their guide, Hans, and enter the weird and wonderful world deep beneath the surface of the earth.
The Underground CityThe Underground City
by Jules Verne - Project Gutenberg , 1998
Receiving a letter from an old colleague, mining engineer James Starr sets off for the old Aberfoyle mine. From the outset, mysterious happenings start to occur around the main characters, attributed initially to goblins and firemaidens.
From the Earth to the MoonFrom the Earth to the Moon
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2003
Written almost a century before the daring flights of the astronauts (first published in 1865), Jules Verne's prophetic novel of man's race to the stars is a classic adventure tale enlivened by broad satire and scientific acumen.
The Mysterious IslandThe Mysterious Island
by Jules Verne - Project Gutenberg , 1998
Based on a true story, this novel is considered by many to be Jules Verne's masterpiece. This is the enthralling tale of five men who land in a balloon on a faraway island and their struggle to survive as they uncover the island's secret.
Five Weeks in a BalloonFive Weeks in a Balloon
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2003
Verne skillfully mixes a plot full of adventure and twists that hold the reader's interest with passages of technical, geographic, and historic description. The book gives a glimpse of the exploration of Africa, which was still not completely known.
Off On A Comet, Or Hector ServadacOff On A Comet, Or Hector Servadac
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2009
Although time has obscured this book, Jules Verne's Off on a Comet is a remarkable work. Verne takes his characters on a journey to the depths of infinite space, to present what astronomers of that time really knew of outer space.
Michael Strogoff, Or The Courier Of The CzarMichael Strogoff, Or The Courier Of The Czar
by Jules Verne - Project Gutenberg , 1999
Considered one of Verne's best books by critics. Unlike some of Verne's other famous novels, it is not science fiction, but a scientific phenomenon is a plot device. The book has been adapted several times for films and cartoon series.
The Master Of The WorldThe Master Of The World
by Jules Verne - Project Gutenberg , 2003
A series of unexplained happenings occur across the eastern US, caused by objects moving with such great speed that they are nearly invisible. The first-person narrator John Strock travels to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina to investigate.
Eight Hundred Leagues on the AmazonEight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2003
Joam Garral, a ranch owner who lives near the Peruvian-Brazilian border on the Amazon River, is forced to travel down-stream when his past catches up with him. Many aspects of the raft, scenery, and journey are described in detail.
Around the World in 80 DaysAround the World in 80 Days
by Jules Verne - eBooks@Adelaide , 2003
Phileas Fogg bets his companions £20,000 that he can travel around the globe in just eighty days. Combining exploration, adventure, and a thrilling race against time, this book gripped audiences and remains hugely popular to this day.
The Great Navigators of the Eighteenth CenturyThe Great Navigators of the Eighteenth Century
by Jules Verne - Duckworth Publishers , 1880
Verne recounts the voyages of various European navigators to all parts of the globe. He gives detailed accounts of the explorers' climactic and navigational hazards, and their discoveries, conveying the sense of adventure enjoyed by the explorers.
Twenty Thousand Leagues under the SeaTwenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea
by Jules Verne - Ward, Lock & Co. , 1899
The tale of Captain Nemo and his submarine the Nautilus. A French professor travels underwater with his captors battling sea creatures, collecting gold, sinking ships, and eating aquatic delights. Exciting adventure for all ages.