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Jules Verne

Jules Verne was a very famous author from the 1840s to the 1870s. His most famous books are Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, a Journey to the Center of the Earth, and Around the World in Eighty Days. Find questions about these books and Jules Verne in this category.
No, I do not believe he illustrated any books, be they his own or someone other's
'Journey to the Center of the Earth' Because Ice-land has a lot of Volcanoes and they are suppose to be the means of traveling to the center of the Earth.
Wealthy Victorian gentleman Phileas Fogg makes a bet with the members of the Reform Club he attends that he can go around the world in 80 days. Accompanied by his new manservant Passepartout the two experience a multitude of adventures including riding elephants through the Indian jungle, saving a...
There have been several adaptations of some: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1907, 1916, 1954, 1985, 2 in 1997) Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959, 1989, 3 in 2008) The Mysterious Island (1929) *Mysterious Island (1941, 1961, 2005) Around the World in 80 Days (1956, 1988, 2004)...
Well they obviously start off in London. Then go to Paris, Brindisi, Suez, Bombay, Allahabad, Calcutta, Singapore, Hong Kong, Yokohama, San Fransisco, Omaha, New York, Liverpool, and then return to London.
because they had the same publisher (and because barney said so):)
Aouda Aouda is a Parsee Indian princess who is orphaned at an early age. She is made to marry an old Rajah and when he dies, fanatical Hindus try & force her to commit the sacrifice of her life. She is rescued by Fogg's group. She goes back with them to England, as she is unable to find her...
Jules Verne wrote 88 books in total.
Jules Verne was born and raised in Nantes in western France.
Honorine Hebe du Fraysse de Viane (Morel) Verne.
The main characters are Pierre Arronax, Conseil, Ned Land, andCaptain Nemo.
He's 22 years old
Although Jules Verne is most known for his science fiction stories, he also wrote librettos for operettas, stage adaptations, adventure novels, essays, poems, and a study of the works of Edgar Allan Poe.
I believe the title of the story was Around the World in 80 Days.
Several of Verne"s novels have been adapted to the screen. Around the World in 80 Days is probably the best-known example, but this is NOT science fiction. Films have been done on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and Master of The World. while in the sci-Fi genre, one can also include Journey to the...
Phileas Fogg was the hero of Jules Verne's adventure novel Aroundthe World in Eighty Days. The distance around the earth is about25,000 miles. How far was Fogg able to travel in one day?
One of Verne"s non-science fiction tales, the Novel was written in l872 according to the Funk & Wagnalls encyclopedia articles on Verne and science fiction.
Around the World in 80 Days is not science fiction. He did not describe any technology beyond his time in that one. Michael Strogoff is a Russian Spy novel of the Imperial equivalent of the KGB- it was quite popular in France and there was even a slogan ( It"s Strogoff) meaning like- ( It"s Cool, it...
Some people who he influenced were H.G. Wells,Hugo Gernsback,Arthur Conan Doyle,Edgar Rice Burroughs,Donald G. Payne,Steampunk,Emilio Salgar and Paschal Grousset.
Possibly 20,000 Leagues, as there are long passages of technical detail about the submarine and some Naval officers thought he may have been trafficking in (Eyes Only) type stuff. Verne discussed the principle of Diversified producton in this novel, as a secrecy technique, different components of...
He wrote 88 books. He wrote 66 books!!!!
Jules Verne won a trophy once!But only one,sadly.
No,he was French!
PLOT Exposition - Phileas Fogg believes that it is possible to travel around the world in 80 days. He is willing to bet £20,000 in a wager against his friend, Andrew Stuart. Fogg wants to prove that it is indeed possible to do so. He starts his journey with his butler, Jean Passerpartout, and ...
michael palin's around the world in 80 days travelogue
No, Jules Verne was French. He was born in Nantes, France.
Both wrote stories involving space travel and futuristic technology so they were both science fiction authors.
1.Mr pheleas fogg 2.passepartout 3.detective fix 4.aouda
phileas fogg , passepartout , Aouda and detective fix
He is the closest to being termed the 'antagonist' in this story of a challenge to travel around the world in eighty days. He appears in the fifth chapter and is then a permanent feature in the story till the very end. Mr. Fix is one of the many detectives who are on the trail of the infamous robber...
He wrote many books,poems and short stories.Some works include 'Around the World in Eighty Days' and '20,000 Leagues under the Sea'! He also invented the electric submarine,the Taser,skywriting,solar sailing,splash spaceship and many other items!
i believe the only "Scandal was that he was shot in the leg by his grandson gaston.
The story starts in London England and travels through many countries and locals around the world
Verne was a science fiction writer, not an inventor or Rocket scientist, a term much misused of late- almost a synonym for (Einstein) or super-genius in popular usage.Verne never built any sort of space craft. He may have made a balloon hop out of curiosity- balloons figured in two of his novels:...
'I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.' 'Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real.' 'Whatever one man is capable of conceiving, other men will be able to achieve.' 'The sea is everything. It covers seven...
No,he was an author!
Pierre Verne,an attorney and Sophie Allote de la Fuÿe.
Because the book is about two men traveling around the world in 80 days!
The title came from the plot of the book.Two gentlemen travel around the world in 80 days!
Yes he did! Some inventions were the taser,solar sailing,electrical submarine,splashdown spaceship,news-casting,video-conferencing and skywriting as well as lunar modules!
Jules Verne's most popular books: . Around the World in 80 Days . The Voyage to the Center of the World
Jules Verne's first published work A Drama in Mexico was published in 1851, however it was a short story and not a full length novel. His first full-length novel was Five Weeks in a Balloon which was published in 1863.
Yes he was a christian as he was a French man.
A unit of distance equal to 3.0 statute miles (4.8 kilometers). 1 league equals 4.8 kilometers!
He was born in Nantes,France!
No,I don't think so.
Jules Verne like to spend his time by travelling throughout the world in his mind, imagination and book itself.
The Nautilus ... incidentally also the name of the first practical submarine -Robert Fulton, 1800 - and the first U.S. nuclear submarine [SSN-571].
Jules Verne was most famous for writing the book, Around the World in Eighty Days.
It is not. It might be classed as action-adventure. in the novel, Verne did not toss in any devices or vehicles that were beyond the technology of the time. it is no more science-fiction than, say the Arthur Hailey novel and film ( Airport).
He had a brother named Paul.I don't know of any other siblings,if he even had more?
Yes he did. When he first arrives back at the designated end point - he believes he's failed - BUT - forgot to take into account crossing the International Date Line.
Google or Wikipedia. Jules Verne was born before Mark Twain was born.
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Now tell me how you love it you know your at the top and then the heavens right above it be on. its young money muda effa if u ain't runnin with it run from it, i ran, now somebody show some money in dis ----- you did, i got my gun in boo purse and i don't bust back because i shoot first..
Verne, like most of the better science fiction authors, was a bit of a visionary - many things he wrote about that were fantastic fiction then, are actual fact now. Arthur C. Clarke was another science fiction author with an uncanny knack for seeing 50 years into the future accurately.
This was an obvious pitch to the reading audience. A number of his stories take place in part in the United States, and elsewhere. Likewise many Detective stories work out of a particular beat, like San Francisco Beat and Dragnet. Local geography is necessary in many cases to follow the plot. This...
Jules Verne was above genius, to conceive things of scientific excellence far ahead of his times. His conception of a ballon travel across Africa, a journey to the centre of the earth, an undersea travel 20000 leauges below in a submarine, an exotic journey around the world in just 80 days,...
Yes, son Michel Verne and step-daughters Valentine and Suzanne Morel.
An inventor brags that he could travel around the world in only 80 days because he is so smart -- someone bets that he can't, and he sets off to win the bet.
His nephew suffered from mental illness and was hospitalized for the rest of his life after the shooting.
Around the world in 80 days , topsy turvy, the mysterious island,20,000 leagues under the sea,journer to the center of the earth, from earth to moon, round the moon...and many more
nobody knows somesay he never found the giant squid 135 years later.
From London to Suez via Mont Cenis and Brindisi, by rail and steamboats........7 days. From Suez to Bombay, by steamer.....................................................................13 days. From Bombay to Calcutta, by rail..........................................................................
He and his brother went to boarding school at Saint Donatien College.
No. Jules Verne (1828-1905) was a French science fiction writer who never saw West Virginia.
He wrote about science fiction because it was interesting to him!
Jules Verne wrote books of many styles including mystery, travel adventure and fantasy. Some of his books would today be considered science fiction although the term was not coined until after his death.
No, but he surely covered scientific developments at the same source open to all interested citizens, the Public Library. Some obscure items like the Dwarf Moon, which figured in Around the Moon ( part ll or Verne"s moon saga)reflect this quest for accurate, or at least plausible knowledge. Verne...
Verne is the founding father of science fiction. He also wrote some adventure stories which are not strictly speaking science fiction but some do deal with advanced present technology. Verne predicted the second moon of Neptune, not confirmed until l949! He also posited a secondary moon for earth...
In a very condensed explanation, it is about people who were ripped from Earth by a passing comet. They begin a colony and try to survive on their traveling home.
The taser,electrical submarine,news-casting and solar sailing as well as slash spaceship!
Passepartout was a french man who wanted a peaceful life because before doing work with Phileas Fogg he did many jobs.He was interested in adventures he is an important character in the novel because he was there in every scene.He played an important role in saving Aouda from sathi.He was a funny...
Boarding school at Saint Donatien College and also at home with his mother!
His interests like travel and science fiction,boarding school where he learned Latin and was inspired to write a short story in Latin!
Phileas Fogg and his man servant Passepartout