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10 thoughts on “Journey to the Center of the Earth (Extraordinary Voyages, #3)

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    Gawd dim it, bollocks, ShazBot and shit snacksI am so, SO bummed that I didn t experience Jules Verne s novels for the first time as a young man, rather than as an aging manolescent Reading them now, as a 41 year old, I still find myself carried away in the rollickingness of his well crafted adventures, but part of me knows deep down in my nethers that there s a warm, gooey nostalgia that will always be missing This giant load of empty in my core, if filled, would likely have elevated this Gawd dim it, bollocks, ShazBot and shit snacksI am so, SO bummed that I didn t experience Jules Verne s novels for the first time as a young man, rather than as an aging manolescent Reading them now, as a 41 year old, I still find myself carried away in the rollickingness of his well crafted adventures, but part of me knows deep down in my nethers that there s a warm, gooey nostalgia that will always be missing This giant load of empty in my core, if filled, would likely have elevated this from a really good read to a cozy memory rew...


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    As long as the heart beats, as long as your body and soul keep together, I cannot admit that any creature endowed with a will has need to despair of life I thought this book was brilliant and superbly well written by Venre as I will summarise below.It follows 3 main characters 1 Professor Lidenbrock a scientific genius who does not know when to quit even when the odds are less than 1% of success.2 His Nephew, Axel our narrator written in a similar way to Conon Doyle s Sherlock Holmes or As long as the heart beats, as long as your body and soul keep together, I cannot admit that any creature endowed with a will has need to despair of life I thought this boo...


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    Why does Jules Verne often remind me of Monty Python I mean, it s not funny or anything Perhaps I was struck by the fact that Robur le conqu rant doesn t just feature a flying machine called the Albatross, but also gives you a precise figure for the speed of a swallow Anyway, with further apologies Me I wish to register a complaint about this novel, which I purchased not 45 years ago in this very boutique.John Cleese Oh yeah What s wrong wiv it Me The title is A Journey to the Center of t Why does Jules Verne often remind me of Monty Python I mean, it s not funny or anything Perhaps I was struck by the fact that Robur le conqu rant doesn t just feature a flying machine called the Albatross, but also gives you a precise figure for the speed of a swallow Anyw...


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    When I was young I read this book and most of his others too I used to wonder about the Hollow Earth and often compared it to Middle Earth and Midgaurd Alice down the rabbit hole Shamballa and Hades Like At The Earths Core this book opens the imagination to an inner realm I have researched this concept and it is very fascinating indeed The diary of Admiral Byrd is worth looking into Agartha Ancient discoveries have been made illustrating this concept Were these greats of literature on t When I was young I read this book and most of his others too I used to wonder about the Hollow Earth and often compared it to Middle Earth and Midgaurd Alice down the rabbit hole Shamballa and Hades Like At The Earths Core this book ...


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    I ve tried to make The Journey to the Centre of the earth myself people, and let me tell you, it is fraught with danger It should be a warning to you that I m writing this from the bed of a Burns unit by typing with two chargrilled finger stumps, because the centre of the earth is not some wonderfully hollow, sparkly geode, oh no In reality its a burning hot ball of lava, so hot that it makes the centre of a Pop Tart feel like a skinny dipping spree at the North Pole You have been warned Geo I ve tried to make The Journey to the Centre of the earth myself people, and let me tell you, it is fraught with danger It should be a warning to you that I m writing this from the bed of a Burns unit by typing with two chargrilled finger stumps, because the centre of the earth is not some wonderfully hollow, sparkly geode, oh no In reality its a burning hot ball of lava, so hot that it makes the centre of a Pop Tart feel like a skinny dipping spree at the North Pole You have been warned Geology may rock but it can also get bloody warm as well If you don t believe me, and are still prone to believe the Jules Verne school of geological thought, I m backed up by the Wikipedia page where the person who wrot...


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    I have had a ridiculous amount of fun this year listening to classic novels as audiobooks When Audible offered a freebie I think it was a freebie of Journey to the Center of the Earth read by Tim Curry, I was excited Tim Curry Come on It almost didn t matter what it was I kind of place Curry in the same class as Tom Baker love the actor, adore the voice, will listen to literally anything read by him Though Tom Baker wins by having been The Doctor, of course And I was right Curry wa I have had a ridiculous amount of fun this year listening to classic novels as audiobooks When Audible offered a freebie I think it was a freebie of Journey to the Center of the Earth read by Tim Curry, I was excited Tim Curry Come on It almost didn t matter what it was I kind of place Curry in the same class as Tom Baker love the a...


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    866 Voyage au centre de la Terre Journey To The Centre of The Earth A Journey to the Centre of the Earth A Journey to the Interior of the Earth Extraordinary Voyages 3 , Jules VerneJourney to the Center of the Earth French Voyage au centre de la Terre, also translated under the titles A Journey to the Centre of the Earth and A Journey to the Interior of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne T...


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    This was a DNF for me when I was a teenager I loved the old movie, but I just couldn t get into the book.Then, I selected this for my Goodreads book club a couple of years ago thinking that now that I have grown up and readand because Jules Verne is one of the founding fathers of sci fi I would now love it Unfortunately, it was still a bit slow and hard to get through I enjoyed it, but it just didn t keep me enthralled liked I hoped i...


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    Now began our real journey Hitherto our toil had overcome all difficulties, now difficulties would spring up at every step.I had not yet ventured to look down the bottomless pit into which I was about to take a plunge The supreme hour had come.OK so if you re a reader of Science Fiction, and especially the classics, you owe it to yourself to read some Jules Verne Not only was he enormously influential in the genre, but he is responsible for stories that are still popular to this day What hum Now began our real journey Hitherto our toil had overcome all difficulties, now difficulties would spring up at every step.I had not yet ventured to look down the bottomless pit into which I was about to take a plunge The supreme hour had come.OK so if you re a reader of Science Fiction, and especially the classics, you owe it to yourself to read some Jules Verne Not only was he enormously influential in the genre, but he is responsible for stories that are still popular to this day What human power could restore me to the light of the sun by rending asunder the huge arches of rock ...


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Journey to the Center of the Earth (Extraordinary Voyages, #3) The Intrepid Professor Liedenbrock Embarks Upon The Strangest Expedition Of The Nineteenth Century A Journey Down An Extinct Icelandic Volcano To The Earth S Very Core In His Quest To Penetrate The Planet S Primordial Secrets, The Geologist Together With His Quaking Nephew Axel And Their Devoted Guide, Hans Discovers An Astonishing Subterranean Menagerie Of Prehistoric Proportions Verne S Imaginative Tale Is At Once The Ultimate Science Fiction Adventure And A Reflection On The Perfectibility Of Human Understanding And The Psychology Of The Questor.