• Phileas Fogg Character Sketch
    27 February 2009 Character Sketch Jules Verne’s book Around the World in 80 Days follows the wild adventure of a man named Phileas Fogg. Fogg made a famous bet saying that he could travel all the way around the world in only 80 days. Through this trip the reader realizes that Phileas Fogg is...
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  • Around the World in 80 Days 2
    Around the World in 80 Days By Jules Verne CHAPTER I IN WHICH PHILEAS FOGG AND PASSEPARTOUT ACCEPT EACH OTHER, THE ONE AS MASTER, THE OTHER AS MAN r. Phileas Fogg lived, in 1872, at No. 7, Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, the house in which Sheridan died in 1814. He was one of the most noticea...
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  • Around the World in Eighty Day
    Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne is a novel that takes place in the late nineteenth century. The title summarizes the plot because one day Phileas Fogg is with some friends and he reads in a newspaper that it is possible to travel around the world in eighty days. But no one believes...
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  • Around the World in Eighty Day - Essay
    Robert Bebber October 11, 1999 Period 3 "Around the World in Eighty Days" By: Jules Verne Adventure Novel Theme: The themes of this novel are calmness and persistence. These two themes are exemplified by one character, Mr. Fogg. Mr. Fogg is always calm in the novel not once in this novel...
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  • Character Sketch of Mr. Pignatti
    Character Sketch of Mr. Pignatti Mr. Pignatti is just a big kid at heart. He was very lonely until John and Lorriane came along. He is a closed man and tries to hide his feelings about his wives death. He is a very nice and kind hearted man and tries to be nice to Lorriane and John. "Mak...
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  • Comparision of Around the World in 80 Days and Journey to the Centre of the Earth
    In both the novels, the main characters embarked on a journey. One went around the world and the other to the center to the world. How were they two journeys similar and how were they different? Moreover, what did these journeys symbolize and what was their significance? In the novels the main...
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  • Summary of Around the World in 80 Days
    Coradella Collegiate Bookshelf Editions. Around the World in 80 Days. Jules Verne. Open Contents Jules Verne. Around the World in 80 Days. About the author Jules Verne (February 8, 1828 March 24, 1905) was a French writer and a pioneer of the science fiction (scientific romance) genre...
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  • Jules Verne
    Jules Verne Going to moon, a balloon trip around the world, adventure under the sea, all this in the late 1800s? All this was possible in the writings of Jules Verne. Jules Verne was born in Nantes on February 8, 1828. He had a vivid imagination and as a child, he often sailed down the Loire...
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  • Lost in Virtual World: Identity and Power in Cyber Games
    Lost in the Virtual World: Identity and Power in Cyber Games by Naushin Rehman M.Phil. Semester I Course: MP 1 “Introduction to Literary Theory” Course Coordinators: Dr. Simi Malhotra & Dr. Mukesh Ranjan Second Paper Presentation December 7, 2010 Department of English Jamia Millia Islam...
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  • Jules Verne
    ARP-I Jules Verne pioneered the science fiction genre. He developed a vocabulary that would enhance his “novel of science” in 65 volumes, of which the most famous are Five Weeks in a Balloon (1862) Voyage to the Center of the Earth, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea, Around t...
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  • Around the World in 80 Days
    Type of Literary Work This sensational novel is an adventure novel consisting of an enterprising Englishman touring the globe. Woven within are historical facts, such as the British Empire and colonies around the globe, as well as historically accurate locations. Theme The theme of...
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  • The Changing World
    THE CHANGING WORLD The world is has never been the same. People living a century ago, can never imagine the world we are living in. Over the last one hundred years we have seen extraordinary changes in technology. We had been on the foul smelling four leg carts and n...
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  • The Shaping of the World Through Globalization
    The Shaping Of the World Through Globalization Today everyone around the globe is interconnected in some way through the amazing thing we call globalization. Around the world people can learn about other cultures and their identities through media, communication, and technologies. From these our s...
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  • Around the World in Eighty Days: Summary
    Around the World In Eighty Days: Summary The title of the novel, Around the World in Eighty Days, is pretty much self explanatory. An Englishman, Phileas Fogg, places a wager that he can circumnavigate the world in 80 days. The events that occur throughout the novel describe his journey ar...
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  • Character Protects Life
    1. 20,000 People Die in Violent Earthquake in India A wild earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richer scale jolted Gujarat of India on January 26, killing at least 20,000 people and injuring 167,000 others. The earthquake severely destroyed the infrastructure of the disaster area, demolished lots of...
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  • Issue on Character
    [pic] Classical period The Roman Empire was the most extensive Western empire until the early modern period. Prior to the Roman Empire the kingdom of Macedonia, under Alexander the Great, became an empire that spanned from Greece to Northwest India. After Alexander's death, his empire fracture...
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  • Analyzing Character
    Analyzing Character 1 Analyzing Character The Project Gutenberg eBook, Analyzing Character, by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the...
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  • Mr. Flood's Party
    THE NANOTECHNOLOGY AGENDA: MOLECULAR MACHINES AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE 21st CENTURY By Ed Merta Health Sciences Center Library University of New Mexico emerta@salud.unm.edu Note: the views in this paper are those of the author alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U...
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  • Mr. Know All Summary
    Mr. Know-All – William Sommerset Maugham It was after World War II and the narrator was traveling from the USA to Japan. As accommodations were difficult to get, he had to share a room on the ship. On entering his cabin he encountered his roommate's luggage and toilet things which had already b...
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  • Mr.
    Accor est l'hospitalité. The company is one of the world's leading hotel operators, owning or managing almost 4,000 properties in 90 countries throughout the world. It serves travelers through its upscale brands Lenôtre and Sofitel, as well as its midscale Novotel, Mercure, and Suitehotel, and eco...
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