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The Resource The mighty Orinoco, Jules Verne ; translated by Stanford L. Luce ; edited by Arthur B. Evans ; introduction & notes by Walter James Miller

The mighty Orinoco, Jules Verne ; translated by Stanford L. Luce ; edited by Arthur B. Evans ; introduction & notes by Walter James Miller

Label
The mighty Orinoco
Title
The mighty Orinoco
Statement of responsibility
Jules Verne ; translated by Stanford L. Luce ; edited by Arthur B. Evans ; introduction & notes by Walter James Miller
Creator
Contributor
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1828-1905
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Verne, Jules
Dewey number
843/.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2469.S87
LC item number
E5 2002
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-2007
  • 1918-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Luce, Stanford
  • Evans, Arthur B
  • Miller, Walter James
Series statement
The Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series
Label
The mighty Orinoco, Jules Verne ; translated by Stanford L. Luce ; edited by Arthur B. Evans ; introduction & notes by Walter James Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Ed. statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-416)
Contents
pt. 1. M. Miguel and his two colleagues -- Sergeant martial and and his nephew -- On board the Simón Bolívar -- First encounter -- The Maripare and the Gallinetta -- Island after island -- Buena vista to la urbana -- A cloud of dust on the horizon -- Three boats navigating together -- At the mouth of the Meta -- A halt in the village of Atures -- A few observations by Germain Paterne -- Respect for the Tapir -- The Chubasco -- San Fernando -- pt. 2. A few words about the past -- The first leg of the journey -- Two days in Danaco -- Final advice from Manuel Assomption -- Beef cows and electric eels -- Terrible fears -- The campsite near Maunoir Peak -- The young Indian -- Across the Sierra -- The Ford of Frascaès -- The mission of Santa Juana -- En route -- Two months at the mission -- Au revoir!
Control code
ocm50643786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st English ed..
Extent
xvii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780819565822
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033180
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50643786
  • 2032324355
Label
The mighty Orinoco, Jules Verne ; translated by Stanford L. Luce ; edited by Arthur B. Evans ; introduction & notes by Walter James Miller
Publication
Note
Ed. statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-416)
Contents
pt. 1. M. Miguel and his two colleagues -- Sergeant martial and and his nephew -- On board the Simón Bolívar -- First encounter -- The Maripare and the Gallinetta -- Island after island -- Buena vista to la urbana -- A cloud of dust on the horizon -- Three boats navigating together -- At the mouth of the Meta -- A halt in the village of Atures -- A few observations by Germain Paterne -- Respect for the Tapir -- The Chubasco -- San Fernando -- pt. 2. A few words about the past -- The first leg of the journey -- Two days in Danaco -- Final advice from Manuel Assomption -- Beef cows and electric eels -- Terrible fears -- The campsite near Maunoir Peak -- The young Indian -- Across the Sierra -- The Ford of Frascaès -- The mission of Santa Juana -- En route -- Two months at the mission -- Au revoir!
Control code
ocm50643786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st English ed..
Extent
xvii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780819565822
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033180
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50643786
  • 2032324355

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