A classic of nineteenth-century French literature, this science
fiction tale delves into the depths of the Earth, and by so doing,
reveals the staggeringly long history of our planet.
THIS ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:
¥ A concise introduction that gives the reader important
¥ A chronology of the author''s life and work
¥ A timeline of significant events that provides the book''s
¥ An outline of key themes and plot points to guide the
reader''s own interpretations
¥ Detailed explanatory notes
¥ Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern
perspectives on the work
¥ Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book
¥ A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the
Verne takes young readers on one of the most incredible journeys ever imagined--from Icelands frozen tundra far down into fantastic underground prehistoric worlds and back up again through the fires of an erupting volcano--in this unabridged edition of his classic novel. Illustrations.