Five Weeks in a Balloon

Five Weeks in a Balloon

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by Jules verne
     
 

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Five Weeks in a Balloon is an adventure novel by Jules Verne.

It is the first Verne novel in which he perfected the "ingredients" of his later work, skillfully mixing a plot full of adventure and twists that hold the reader's interest with passages of technical, geographic, and historic description. The book gives readers a glimpse of the exploration of

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Five Weeks in a Balloon is an adventure novel by Jules Verne.

It is the first Verne novel in which he perfected the "ingredients" of his later work, skillfully mixing a plot full of adventure and twists that hold the reader's interest with passages of technical, geographic, and historic description. The book gives readers a glimpse of the exploration of Africa, which was still not completely known to Europeans of the time, with explorers traveling all over the continent in search of its secrets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014488655
Publisher:
Philtre Libre
Publication date:
04/30/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
242 KB

Meet the Author

Author of the classic A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, Around the World in Eighty Days, and Five Weeks in a Balloon.

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Five Weeks in a Balloon 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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