20,000 leagues under the sea
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New York : Bantam Books, 2003, 1981.
Format
Book
Edition
Bantam classic ed.
Physical Desc
437 pages ; 18 cm
Status
Main Library - Adult  1 available
Fiction Verne, J

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English
ISBN
0553212524, 9780553212525
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Level 10, 28 Points

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"An American frigate tracks down a ship-sinking submarine commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo." *** "The voyage of the 'Nautilus' permitted Verne to describe the wonders of an undersea world almost totally unknown to the general public of the period. Indebted to literary tradition for his Atlantis, he made his major innovation in having the submarine completely powered by electricity, although the interest in electrical forces goes back to Poe and Shelley. So far as the enigmatic ending is concerned, his readers had to wait for the three-part 'The Mysterious Island' (1874-1875) to learn that Nemo had been the Indian warrior-prince Dakkar, who had been involved in the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857." Anatomy of Wonder 4.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Verne, J. (20031981). 20,000 leagues under the sea (Bantam classic ed.). Bantam Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. 20031981. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. New York: Bantam Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea New York: Bantam Books, 20031981.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Verne, Jules. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Bantam classic ed., Bantam Books, 20031981.

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