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20,000 leagues under the sea : Jules Verne's classic tale / retold by Ron Miller ; illustrated by Paul Wright.

Miller, Ron, 1947- (Author). Verne, Jules, 1828-1905 Vingt mille lieues sous les mers. English (Added Author). Wright, Paul (Paul Anthony), 1947- (ill.).

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  • 11 of 11 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sprague Public Library - Baltic.
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Sprague Public Library - Baltic JUV FIC VERNE (Text to phone) 33680000007541 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story.
Retells the adventures of three prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo .
Subject: Science fiction.
Submarines (Ships) > Fiction.
Sea stories.
Genre: Science fiction.

Syndetic Solutions - Author Notes for ISBN Number 0789434288
20,000 Leagues under the Sea
20,000 Leagues under the Sea
by Miller, Ron; Verne, Jules; Wright, Paul (Illustrator)
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20,000 Leagues under the Sea

Ron Miller has worked as a freelance writer and illustrator for more than 30 years. He has written short stories, nonfiction works, novels, and created a comic book. His illustrations have appeared in magazines such as Astronomy and Scientific American. He has also worked on motion pictures and created postage stamps. (Bowker Author Biography)

Jules Verne was born on February 8, 1828 in Nantes, France. He wrote for the theater and worked briefly as a stockbroker. He is considered by many to be the father of science fiction. His most popular novels included Journey to the Center of the Earth, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, and Around the World in Eighty Days. Several of his works have been adapted into movies and TV mini-series. In 1892, he was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor in France. He died on March 24, 1905 at the age of 77. (Bowker Author Biography) Jules Verne (1828-1905) is the author of numerous adventure stories grounded in popularizations of science. (Publisher Provided)


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