From the earth to the moon

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Publisher:
Aeonian Press,
Pub. Date:
1976.
Language:
English
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A prophetic work where Verne's astounding imagination is presented. In the absence of any adventurous work at the end of Civil War, the President of Gun Club decides to send a projectile to the moon. The decision escalates world-wide excitement and wagers. The steps and procedures and ultimately the final outcome of the plan have been beautifully captured.
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9780884119012
9780460050883
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Grouping Title from the earth to the moon
Grouping Author verne jules
Grouping Category book
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author Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
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display_description When the members of the elite Baltimore Gun Club find themselves lacking any urgent assignments at the close of the Civil War, their president, Impey Barbicane, proposes that they build a gun big enough to launch a rocket to the moon. But when Barbicane?s adversary places a huge wager that the project will fail and a daring volunteer elevates the mission to a ?manned? flight, one man?s dream turns into an international space race.
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title_display From the earth to the moon
title_full From the earth to the moon; [classic] translated by Jacqueline and Robert Baldick with colour plates and line drawings in the text by W. F. Phillipps
title_short From the earth to the moon