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Journey to the center of the earth / Jules Verne ; with a new introduction by Bear Grylls and an afterword by Leonard Nimoy.

Verne, Jules, 1828-1905 (Author). Grylls, Bear, (author of introduction.). Nimoy, Leonard, (author of afterword.).

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  • ISBN: 9780451532152
  • ISBN: 0451532155
  • Physical Description: xviii, 300 pages ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Signet Classics, 2012.

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Summary, etc.:
"From the discovery of a strange parchment in an old book to the fantastic descent through a dormant volcano into a subterranean world of danger and beauty, A Journey to the Center of the Earth is as wonderfully entertaining today as when it was first published. One of Jules Verne's finest novels, its unique combination of "hard" science and vivid imagination helped establish this brilliant Frenchman as the father of modern science fiction. A high-tension odyssey, it depicts three men who venture into an unknown, fearsome underworld to discover what lies at the mysterious center of the earth - while risking their chances of ever returning to the surface alive"-P. [4] of cover.
Subject: Explorers > Fiction.
Voyages, Imaginary > Fiction.
Geology > Fiction.
Earth (Planet) > Core > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Young adult fiction.

Available copies

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

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