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The Underground City
     

The Underground City

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by Jules Verne, United Holdings Group
 

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The Underground City was written by Jules Verne and first published in 1877. This is a novel about the fortunes of a mining community called Aberfoyle which is near Stirling, Scotland. Miner James Starr, after receiving a letter from an old friend, leaves for the Aberfoyle mine. Although believed to be mined out a decade earlier, James Starr finds a mine overman,

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The Underground City was written by Jules Verne and first published in 1877. This is a novel about the fortunes of a mining community called Aberfoyle which is near Stirling, Scotland. Miner James Starr, after receiving a letter from an old friend, leaves for the Aberfoyle mine. Although believed to be mined out a decade earlier, James Starr finds a mine overman, Simon Ford, along with his family living deep inside the mine. Simon Ford has found a large vein of coal in the mine but the characters must deal with mysterious and unexplainable happenings in and around the mine.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012335142
Publisher:
United Holdings Group
Publication date:
04/17/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
380 KB

Meet 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.

Brief Biography

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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Underground City 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
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Thats fine bye
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He rubs his eyes.
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*Was unprepared to hear the loud knock from the gavel and was startled.*
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Stormed in huffily. "Locked out war. Of almost all reses."
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