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The adventure begins when Professor Aronnax accidentally becomes a prisoner of the very monster he is seeking to destroy - the submarine Nautilus commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo. Invited to experience the marvels of the Nautilus' magnificent undersea world Aronnax struggle to piece together Nemo's tragic past. This exciting retelling captures the essence of Verne's visionary and unforgettable story while also explaining the fascinating facts and fantasies of Captain Nemo's marvelous ocean realm. A unique cross-section of the Nautilus color photographs diagrams and narrative illustrations explore Verne's unique vision and knowledge of the deep.
|Publication date:||8th October 1998|
|Publisher:||Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd|
Jules Verne was born in France in 1828 and died in 1905. His collaboration with the publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel was wildly successful, producing many brilliant novels in the burgeoning genre of science fiction: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Journey to the Centre of the Earth and Around the World in 80 Days, among others. Verne is the second most translated author in the world, after Agatha Christie and before Shakespeare.More About Jules Verne
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