From the Earth to the Moon - Phoenix Science Fiction Classics (with Notes and Critical Essays)

From the Earth to the Moon - Phoenix Science Fiction Classics (with Notes and Critical Essays)

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Overview

*** The Phoenix Science Fiction Classics series has been designed for the convenience of students. Special margins provide liberal space for students to take notes. *** These distinctive trade paperbacks have also been priced to make them one of the most affordable critical series in the market today, making them easily accessible to students of all economic means. *** Each book includes notes, critical essays, chronologies, bibliographies and more. *** *** From The Earth to the Moon is a classic work by Jules Verne that has inspired movies, an opera and theme park rides. **** **** *** This edition includes critical essays by acclaimed author and senior lecturer (Arizona State University) Paul Cook and by Alexei and Cory Panshin (adapted from their Hugo-winning work on science fiction, The World Beyond the Hill).

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604504491
Publisher: Arc Manor
Publication date: 12/11/2009
Pages: 152
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.33(d)

About the Author

Widely regarded as the father of modern science fiction, Jules Verne (1828-1905) wrote more than seventy books and created hundreds of memorable characters. His most popular novel, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, is not only a brilliant piece of scientific prophecy, but also a thrilling story with superb, subtle characterizations.

Date of Birth:

February 8, 1828

Date of Death:

March 24, 1905

Place of Birth:

Nantes, France

Place of Death:

Amiens, France

Education:

Nantes lycée and law studies in Paris

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