When was"20,000 Leagues Under the Sea"published?

Answer Celebrated science-fiction author Jules Verne first published his masterpiece, "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," in French in 1869. An English translation of the book--which describes the adventures ... Read More »

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How many leagues under the sea?

A "league" is three nautical miles. In the Jules Verne story, the submarine Nautilus traveled "20,000 Leagues Under The Sea", a distance that is (very approximately) three times the circumference o... Read More »

Theme of 20000 Leagues Under The Sea?

What did Captain Nemo do in 20000 leagues under the sea?

The book wasn't about what he did UNDER the sea at 20000 leagues because the Nautilus reaches about 10000 leagues under the sea and the pressure was too big that it decided to go back to the open s... Read More »

Who were the characters in the book 20000 Leagues Under The Sea?

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