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The Entire Pg Files of the Works of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain

...ure Collection World Public Library.org WORKS OF MARK TWAIN Title: THE ENTIRE PG FILES OF THE WORKS OF MARK TWAIN Author: MARK TWAIN Language:... ...... ...ICULTURAL PAPER THE PETRIFIED MAN MY BLOODY MASSACRE THE UNDERTAKER'S CHAT CONCERNING CHAMBERMAIDS AURELIA'S UNFORTUNATE... ...Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Assembling of the Clans-- At Sea at Last CHAPTER III. "Averaging" the... ...rs--Far, far at Sea.--Tribulation among the Patriarchs--Seeking Amusement under Difficulties--Five Captains in the Ship ... ...H ROBBER, JOSHUA." Joshua drove them out, and they came here. Not many leagues from here is a tribe of Jews whose ancestors fled thither after an... ...the dying sunlight gild its clustering spires and ramparts, and flood its leagues of environing verdure with a mellow radiance that touched with an ... ...ove figure is too high, and that the yield for 1863 did not exceed $20,000,000.] However, the day for large figures is approaching; the ... ...e work you did fell short of $10,000, a trifle. Let me see--$9,640 from $20,000 salary $2;400 added--ah yes, the balance due the company from yours...

...roper to works of that kind, and withal so attractive. Yet notwithstanding it is only a record of a pic-nic, it has a purpose, which is to suggest to the reader how he would be likely to see Europe and the East if he looked at them with his own eyes instead of the eyes of those who traveled in those countries before him. I make small pretense of showing anyone how he ought...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

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...Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Titl... ...Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Title pa... ... Title page of the original illustrated edition ... ... Around the Moon Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers: Tour du mo... ...ound the Moon Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers: Tour du monde sous... ... lieues sous les mers: Tour du monde sous-marin, literally Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas: An Underwater Tour of the World) is a classic scien... ...sous les mers: Tour du monde sous-marin, literally Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas: An Underwater Tour of the World) is a classic science ficti... ...refers to the distance traveled while under the sea and not to a depth, as 20,000 leagues is over six times the diameter of Earth.[2] The greatest dep... ...ovel and the movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. In Walt Disney's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), a live-action Technicolor film version...

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Entire Gutenberg Twain Files

By: Mark Twain

...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ICULTURAL PAPER THE PETRIFIED MAN MY BLOODY MASSACRE THE UNDERTAKER'S CHAT CONCERNING CHAMBERMAIDS AURELIA'S UNFORTUNATE... ...Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Assembling of the Clans-- At Sea at Last CHAPTER III. "Averaging" the... ...rs--Far, far at Sea.--Tribulation among the Patriarchs--Seeking Amusement under Difficulties--Five Captains in the Ship ... ...H ROBBER, JOSHUA." Joshua drove them out, and they came here. Not many leagues from here is a tribe of Jews whose ancestors fled thither after an... ...the dying sunlight gild its clustering spires and ramparts, and flood its leagues of environing verdure with a mellow radiance that touched with an ... ...ove figure is too high, and that the yield for 1863 did not exceed $20,000,000. However, the day for large figures is approaching; the S... ...e work you did fell short of $10,000, a trifle. Let me see--$9,640 from $20,000 salary $2;400 added--ah yes, the balance due the company from yours...

...proper to works of that kind, and withal so attractive. Yet notwithstanding it is only a record of a picnic, it has a purpose, which is to suggest to the reader how he would be likely to see Europe and the East if he looked at them with his own eyes instead of the eyes of those who traveled in those countries before him. I make small pretense of showing anyone how he ought...

...CONTENTS: CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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Submarine films

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... Submarine films are a subgenre of war film in which the majority of the plot revolves around a submarine below the ocean'... ... majority of the plot revolves around a submarine below the ocean's surface. Films of this subgenre typically focus on a small but determined crew o... ...ubmarine-hunter ships, or against other problems ranging from disputes amongst the crew, threats of mutiny, life-threatening mechanical breakdowns, or... ...ds in the submarine (they are dead silent because sound carries extremely well underwater, and so even the sound of men talking on a submarine would b... ...ous events, such as the various film versions of Jules Verne 's novel 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea. Pre-World War II Pimple's Dream of Victory 1... ...ts, such as the various film versions of Jules Verne 's novel 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea. Pre-World War II Pimple's Dream of Victory 1915 &mda... ...s the various film versions of Jules Verne 's novel 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea. Pre-World War II Pimple's Dream of Victory 1915 — UK Com... ...irected by Charles Avery & Syd Chaplin depicting waiter attempting to foil sea-heist of gold-filled cargo vessel by submarine; AKA Submarine Stor'... ...; AKA Aerial Submarine: A Startling Forecast - Piracy on Sea and in Air20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea 1907, 1916, 1954, 1997, Hallmark, 1997, Vill...

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Following the Equator

By: Mark Twain

...NG THE EQUATOR by MARK TWAIN Following the Equator Mark Twain THIS BOOK Is affectionately inscribed to MY YOUNG FR... ...ON OF WHAT HE MAY BECOME UNLESS HE FORM HIMSELF A LITTLE MORE CLOSELY UPON THE MODEL OF THE AUTHOR. THE PUDD'NHEAD MAXIMS. THESE WISDOMS ARE FOR THE L... ...rty days. We moved westward about mid-afternoon over a rippled and summer sea; an enticing sea, a clean and cool sea, and apparently a welcome sea to... ...our steamer chairs contented and at peace. But they went to wreck and ruin under us and brought us to shame before all the passengers. They had been f... ...o without, just as in the old forgotten Atlantic times--those Dark Ages of sea travel. Ours was a reasonably comfortable ship, with the customary sea... ...ation. It seemed another instance of the irony of fate. He was going home under a cloud. The passengers knew about his trouble, and were sorry for hi... ...enormous. A telegram from Melbourne to San Francisco covers approximately 20,000 miles--the equivalent of five-sixths of the way around the globe. It... ...t afterwards. To finish the statistics. In six years the wild beasts kill 20,000 persons, and the snakes kill 103,000. In the same six the government... ...eep pace with the steps of the child's progress, they don't jump miles and leagues ahead of it by irrational caprice and land in vacancy--according to...

...The starting point of this lecturing-trip around the world was Paris, where we had been living a year or two. We sailed for America, and there made certain preparations. This took but little time. Two members of my family ele...

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List of highest-grossing films

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...cast rights and merchandising. However, theatrical box office earnings are the primary metric for trade publications (such as Box Office Mojo and Vari... ... for trade publications (such as Box Office Mojo and Variety) in assessing the success of a film, mostly due to the availability of the data compared ... ...estimates fall either side of this amount, with one putting its gross just under $3 billion in 2010,[25] while another provided an alternative figure ... ...0$50,000,000–7008100000000000000100,000,000 7007200000000000000$20,000,000+ (7006520000000000000$5,200,000) ... ... 1924 The Sea Hawk 7006300000000000000$3,000,000 ... ... 7007880004660000000$88,000,466 (7007200000000000000$20,000,000/7006780000000000000$7,800,000) 70... ...# 192][# 193][# 194] 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 7007250001340000000$25... ... 193][# 194] 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 7007250001340000000$25,000,134... ... INNo contemporary sources provide figures for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, although The Numbers provides a figure of $8,000,000...

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World Ebook Library's Selected Works of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain and Albert Bigelow Paine

...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ICULTURAL PAPER THE PETRIFIED MAN MY BLOODY MASSACRE THE UNDERTAKER'S CHAT CONCERNING CHAMBERMAIDS AURELIA'S UNFORTUNATE... ...Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Assembling of the Clans-- At Sea at Last CHAPTER III. "Averaging" the... ...rs--Far, far at Sea.--Tribulation among the Patriarchs--Seeking Amusement under Difficulties--Five Captains in the Ship ... ...H ROBBER, JOSHUA." Joshua drove them out, and they came here. Not many leagues from here is a tribe of Jews whose ancestors fled thither after an... ...the dying sunlight gild its clustering spires and ramparts, and flood its leagues of environing verdure with a mellow radiance that touched with an ... ...ove figure is too high, and that the yield for 1863 did not exceed $20,000,000.] However, the day for large figures is approaching; the ... ...e work you did fell short of $10,000, a trifle. Let me see--$9,640 from $20,000 salary $2;400 added--ah yes, the balance due the company from yours...

...For months the great pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land was chatted about in the newspapers everywhere in America and discussed at countless firesides. It was a novelty in the way of excursions?its like had not been thought ...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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Captain Nemo

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...in Nobody), also known as Prince Dakkar, is a fictional character invented by the French science fiction author Jules Verne . Nemo appears in two of... ... author Jules Verne . Nemo appears in two of Verne's novels, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870) and The Mysterious Island (1874), and m... ... Jules Verne . Nemo appears in two of Verne's novels, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870) and The Mysterious Island (1874), and makes a c... ... Verne . Nemo appears in two of Verne's novels, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870) and The Mysterious Island (1874), and makes a cameo a... ...ne . Nemo appears in two of Verne's novels, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870) and The Mysterious Island (1874), and makes a cameo appea... ...on of an India n Raja, he is a scientific genius who roams the depths of the sea in his submarine, the Nautilus, which was built on a deserted isl... ...ailors. Nemo has appeared in various adaptations of Verne's novels, including films, where he has been portrayed by a number of different actors. He ... ...acter biography Nothing concerning his past is revealed in Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, except his dislike of imperialism (and of then-m... ...ography Nothing concerning his past is revealed in Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, except his dislike of imperialism (and of then-modern so...

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Following the Equator Vol. 1

...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membershi... ...orld eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership to the World eBook Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps ... ...to Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad Hab... ...rty days. We moved westward about mid-afternoon over a rippled and summer sea; an enticing sea, a clean and cool sea, and apparently a welcome sea t... ...ur steamer chairs contented and at peace. But they went to wreck and ruin under us and brought us to shame before all the passengers. They had been ... ... without, just as in the old forgotten Atlantic times-- those Dark Ages of sea travel. Ours was a reasonably comfortable ship, with the customary ... ...enormous. A telegram from Melbourne to San Francisco covers approximately 20,000 miles--the equivalent of five- sixths of the way around the globe. I... ...t afterwards. To finish the statistics. In six years the wild beasts kill 20,000 persons, and the snakes kill 103,000. In the same six the government... ...ep pace with the steps of the child's progress, they don't jump miles and leagues ahead of it by irrational caprice and land in vacancy-- according t...

...CONTENTS OF VOLUME 1. CHAPTER I. The Party--Across America to Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad Habits--The Doctor and the Lumbago --A Moral Pauper--...

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1993 in film

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... The year 1993 in film involved many significant films, including the blockbuster hits Jurassic Park, The Fugitive an... ... The year 1993 in film involved many significant films, including the blockbuster hits Jurassic Park, The Fugitive and The Firm . (F... ...ockbuster hits Jurassic Park, The Fugitive and The Firm . (For more about films in foreign languages, check sources in those languages.) Highest... ...tfire 20th Century Fox Chris Columbus $441, 286, 195 3. The Fugitive Warner Bros. Andrew Davis $368, 875, 760 4. Sch... ...an Peebles, Stephen Baldwin, Big Daddy Kane, Tiny Lister, Tone Lōc, Blair Underwood, Billy Zane Western Live Action 21 Hot Shots! Par... ...in Drama Live Action 13 Heart and Souls Universal Studios Ron Underwood (director); Brent Maddock, S. S. Wilson, Gregory Hansen, E... ... S-Scared? Who's the Man?, starring Doctor Dré and Ed Lover Wide Sargasso Sea, starring Rachel Ward, Karina Lombard, Nathaniel Parker Wilder N... ... Casablanca • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory • The Vikings • 20000 Leagues Under the Sea • Sergeant York • Pete Kelly's Blues 4 ... ...illy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory • The Vikings • 20000 Leagues Under the Sea • Sergeant York • Pete Kelly's Blues 4 Richard Sale 81...

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Following the Equator

By: Mark Twain

...ature Collection World Public Library.org EQUATOR Title: FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR Author: MARK TWAIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literat... ...... ... Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad ... ...t--Their Interview--Welcome to the Child of His Friend --A Big Time but under Inspection--Sent on Important Business--A Visit to the Boys on the... ...the Field--Fined for Smuggling--Lots of pets on Board--The Color of the Sea--The Most Important Member of Nature's Family--The Captain's Story o... ...ys. We moved westward about mid-afternoon over a rippled and summer sea; an enticing sea, a clean and cool sea, and apparently a welcome sea... ...us. A telegram from Melbourne to San Francisco covers approximately 20,000 miles--the equivalent of five-sixths of the way around the globe.... ...wards. To finish the statistics. In six years the wild beasts kill 20,000 persons, and the snakes kill 103,000. In the same six the govern... ... pace with the steps of the child's progress, they don't jump miles and leagues ahead of it by irrational caprice and land in vacancy--according...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. The Party--Across America to Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad Habits--The Doctor and the Lumbago --A Moral Pauper--...

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Following the Equator

By: Mark Twain

...ature Collection World Public Library.org EQUATOR Title: FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR Author: MARK TWAIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literat... ...... ...to Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad Ha... ...ilt--Their Interview--Welcome to the Child of His Friend --A Big Time but under Inspection--Sent on Important Business--A Visit to the Boys on the B... ...n the Field--Fined for Smuggling--Lots of pets on Board--The Color of the Sea--The Most Important Member of Nature's Family--The Captain's Story of ... ...y days. We moved westward about mid-afternoon over a rippled and summer sea; an enticing sea, a clean and cool sea, and apparently a welcome sea t... ...ormous. A telegram from Melbourne to San Francisco covers approximately 20,000 miles--the equivalent of five-sixths of the way around the globe. ... ...fterwards. To finish the statistics. In six years the wild beasts kill 20,000 persons, and the snakes kill 103,000. In the same six the governme... ...ep pace with the steps of the child's progress, they don't jump miles and leagues ahead of it by irrational caprice and land in vacancy--according t...

...Chapter I. A man may have no bad habits and have worse.?Pudd?nhead Wilson?s New Calendar. The starting point of this lecturing-trip around the world was Paris, where we had been living a year or two. We sailed for America, and there made certain preparations. This took but little time. Two members of my family ele...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. 3 The Party--Across America to Vancouver--On Board the Warrimo--Steamer Chairs-The Captain-Going Home under a Cloud--A Gritty Purser--The Brightest Passenger--Remedy for Bad Habits--The Doctor and the Lumbago --A Moral Pauper--...

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Himalayan Journals

By: J. D. Hooker

...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ker), the Earl of Carlisle (then Chief Commissioner of Woods and Forests) undertook to represent to Her Majesty's Government the expediency of secur... ... During the two years' residence in Sikkim which succeeded, I was laid under obligations of no ordinary nature to Brian H. Hodgson, Esq., B.C.S.,... ...d with cables of scandent _Bauhinia_ stems. At about 3000 feet above the sea, the vegetation becomes more luxuriant, and by a little stream I coll... ... Dunwah pass, is situated on an extended barren flat, 1320 feet above the sea, and from it the descent from the table-land to the level of the Soane... ...the range of the camel, which is its constant companion over thousands of leagues. In the valley of the Ganges I was told that neither the animal no... ...f 600 Thugs engaged in the murder of 64 people, and the plunder of nearly 20,000 pounds, all except seventy were captured in ten years, though separ... ... the exposed pans, and sells at 10 pounds the rupee weight, to make which 20,000 flowers are required. It is frequently adulterated with sandal-wood...

...HAVING accompanied Sir James Boss on his voyage of discovery to the Antarctic regions, where botany was my chief pursuit, on my return I earnestly desired to add to my acquaintance with the natural history of the temperate zones....

...lds -- Geography and geology of Behar and Central India -- Toddy-palm -- Ground, temperature of -- Baroon -- Temperature of plants -- Lizard -- Cross the Soane -- Sand, ripple-marks on -- Kymore hills -- Ground, temperature of -- Limestone -- Rotas fort and palace -- Nitrate of lime -- Change of climate -- Lime stalagmites, enclosing leaves -- Fall of Soane -- Spiders, etc...

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Himalayan Journals

By: J. D. Hooker

...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...ker), the Earl of Carlisle (then Chief Commissioner of Woods and Forests) undertook to represent to Her Majesty's Government the expediency of secur... ... During the two years' residence in Sikkim which succeeded, I was laid under obligations of no ordinary nature to Brian H. Hodgson, Esq., B.C.S.,... ...d with cables of scandent _Bauhinia_ stems. At about 3000 feet above the sea, the vegetation becomes more luxuriant, and by a little stream I coll... ... Dunwah pass, is situated on an extended barren flat, 1320 feet above the sea, and from it the descent from the table-land to the level of the Soane... ...the range of the camel, which is its constant companion over thousands of leagues. In the valley of the Ganges I was told that neither the animal no... ...f 600 Thugs engaged in the murder of 64 people, and the plunder of nearly 20,000 pounds, all except seventy were captured in ten years, though separ... ... the exposed pans, and sells at 10 pounds the rupee weight, to make which 20,000 flowers are required. It is frequently adulterated with sandal-wood...

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Himalayan Journals

By: J. D. Hooker

...... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...Hooker), the Earl of Carlisle (then Chief Commissioner of Woods and Forests) undertook to represent to Her Majesty's Government the expediency of secu... ...gress. During the two years' residence in Sikkim which succeeded, I was laid under obligations of no ordinary nature to Brian H. Hodgson, Esq., B.C.S.... ...spanned with cables of scandent Bauhinia stems. At about 3000 feet above the sea, the vegetation becomes more luxuriant, and by a little stream I coll... ...the Dunwah pass, is situated on an extended barren flat, 1320 feet above the sea, and from it the descent from the table−land to the level of the Soan... ...ws the range of the camel, which is its constant companion over thousands of leagues. In the valley of the Ganges I was told that neither the animal n... .... Of 600 Thugs engaged in the murder of 64 people, and the plunder of nearly 20,000 pounds, all except seventy were captured in ten years, though sepa... ...rom the exposed pans, and sells at 10 pounds the rupee weight, to make which 20,000 flowers are required. It is frequently adulterated with sandal−woo...

...Preface: HAVING accompanied Sir James Boss on his voyage of discovery to the Antarctic regions, where botany was my chief pursuit, on my return I earnestly desired to add to my acquaintance with the natural history of the temperate zones, more knowledge of that of the tropics than I bad hitherto h...

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Following the Equator

By: Mark Twain

...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR Author: MARK TWAIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Liter... ...... ... forty days. We moved westward about mid−afternoon over a rippled and summer sea; an enticing sea, a clean and cool sea, and apparently a welcome sea ... ...n our steamer chairs contented and at peace. But they went to wreck and ruin under us and brought us to shame before all the passengers. They had been... ... go without, just as in the old forgotten Atlantic times−−those Dark Ages of sea travel. Ours was a reasonably comfortable ship, with the customary se... ...vocation. It seemed another instance of the irony of fate. He was going home under a cloud. The passengers knew about his trouble, and were sorry for ... ...nd enormous. A telegram from Melbourne to San Francisco covers approximately 20,000 miles−−the equivalent of five−sixths of the way around the globe. ... ...s it afterwards. To finish the statistics. In six years the wild beasts kill 20,000 persons, and the snakes kill 103,000. In the same six the governme... ... keep pace with the steps of the child's progress, they don't jump miles and leagues ahead of it by irrational caprice and land in vacancy−−according ...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. A man may have no bad habits and have worse. Pudd?nhead Wilson?s New Calendar. The starting point of this lecturing?trip around the world was Paris, where we had been living a year or two. We sailed for America, and there made certain preparations. This took but little time. Two members of my family ele...

...Table of Contents: Following the Equator, 1 -- Mark Twain, 1 -- Chapter I, 3 -- Chapter II, 6 -- Chapter III, 13 -- Chapter IV, 19 -- Chapter V, 23 -- Chapter VI, 26 -- Chapter VII, 29 -- Chapter VIII, 32 -- Chapter IX, 36 -- Chapter X, 40 -- Chapter XI,...

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New theories in Astronomy

By: Stirling, William, D. 1900

.... N. SPON, LIMITED, 57 HAYMARKET SPON & CHAMBERLAIN, 123 LIBERTY STREET I9O6 TO THE READER. MR. WILLIAM STIRLING, Civil Engineer, who devoted the l... ... his life to writing this work, was born in Kilmarnock, Scotland, his father being the Rev. Robert Stirling, D.D., of that city, and his brothers, the... ...t Saturn's satellites and their masses ..... 80 Nature of rings seemingly not well understood . . . . .81 Masses given to the satellites of Uranus and... ... wrongly applied, throws light upon some subject that was previously not very well understood. It sometimes happens that unconscious error leads to th... ...ne place and the dry land appeared there could be no alluvial deposits made in the sea, and that till well on into this third period, that is well on ... ...y good reason that although rains and rivers may have swept earthy matter into the sea, the rivers could not carry along in their flow any vegetable m... ...th's system was 37,205,000 and of that for Venus 28,489,000 miles, we shall assume 20,000,000 miles for the breadth of the ring for Mercury. This will... ...he ring, that is, 489,963,459 square miles, and dividing it by the assumed breadth 20,000,000 miles, makes the thickness of the ring to have been 25 m... ...otally inadequate to produce those outpours that last for days and weeks, covering leagues of land, and filling up bays of the sea, with floods of lav...

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The Complete Works of O.W. Holmes, Sr.

By: Oliver Wendell Holmes

...ature Collection World Public Library.org O. W. HOLMES, SR. Title: THE COMPLETE PG WORKS OF O. W. HOLMES, SR. Author: OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, ... ...... ...or the new papers, he felt bound to say that he had uttered unwise things under that title, and if it shall appear that his unwisdom has not diminis... ...when I was interrupted, that one of the many ways of classifying minds is under the heads of arithmetical and algebraical intellects. All economica... ...nd renders it endurable. Say rather it is like the natural unguent of the sea-fowl's plumage, which enables him to shed the rain that falls on him a... ...r of daylight tells A tale of shame so crushing, That some turn white as sea-bleached shells, And some are always blushing. But when the patient... ...home at twilight from the huckleberry pasture, in the old home a thousand leagues towards the sunset?] Ah me! what strains and strophes of unwritt... ...young no more, we still would dream Of beauty's dear deluding wiles; The leagues of life to graybeards seem Shorter than boyhood's lingering miles.... ...s to this larger Deity of the working battery of the universe only as the films in a book of gold-leaf are to the broad seams and curdled lumps of ...

...Two articles entitled ?The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table? will be found in the ?New England Magazine,? formerly published in Boston by J. T. And E. Buckingham. The date of the first of these articles is November 1831, and that of the second Febru...

...CONTENTS: The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table The Professor at the Breakfast-table The Poet at the Breakfast Table Over the Teacups Elsie Venner The Guardian Angel A Mortal Antipathy Pages from an Old Volume of Life Bread and the Newsp...

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World Ebook Library's Selected Works of Holmes

By: Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...or the new papers, he felt bound to say that he had uttered unwise things under that title, and if it shall appear that his unwisdom has not diminis... ...when I was interrupted, that one of the many ways of classifying minds is under the heads of arithmetical and algebraical intellects. All economica... ...nd renders it endurable. Say rather it is like the natural unguent of the sea-fowl's plumage, which enables him to shed the rain that falls on him a... ...r of daylight tells A tale of shame so crushing, That some turn white as sea-bleached shells, And some are always blushing. But when the patient... ...home at twilight from the huckleberry pasture, in the old home a thousand leagues towards the sunset?] Ah me! what strains and strophes of unwritt... ...young no more, we still would dream Of beauty's dear deluding wiles; The leagues of life to graybeards seem Shorter than boyhood's lingering miles.... ...s to this larger Deity of the working battery of the universe only as the films in a book of gold-leaf are to the broad seams and curdled lumps of ...

...Two articles entitled ?The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table? will be found in the ?New England Magazine,? formerly published in Boston by J. T. And E. Buckingham. The date of the first of these articles is November 1831, and that of the second Febru...

...CONTENTS: The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table The Professor at the Breakfast-table The Poet at the Breakfast Table Over the Teacups Elsie Venner The Guardian Angel A Mortal Antipathy Pages from an Old Volume of Life Bread and the Newsp...

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World Ebook Library's Selected Works of Holmes

By: Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

...lection World Public Library.org OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR. Title: THE COMPLETE PG WORKS OF OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR. Author: OLIVER WENDELL ... ...... ...or the new papers, he felt bound to say that he had uttered unwise things under that title, and if it shall appear that his unwisdom has not diminis... ...when I was interrupted, that one of the many ways of classifying minds is under the heads of arithmetical and algebraical intellects. All economica... ...nd renders it endurable. Say rather it is like the natural unguent of the sea-fowl's plumage, which enables him to shed the rain that falls on him a... ...r of daylight tells A tale of shame so crushing, That some turn white as sea-bleached shells, And some are always blushing. But when the patient... ...home at twilight from the huckleberry pasture, in the old home a thousand leagues towards the sunset?] Ah me! what strains and strophes of unwritt... ...young no more, we still would dream Of beauty's dear deluding wiles; The leagues of life to graybeards seem Shorter than boyhood's lingering miles.... ...s to this larger Deity of the working battery of the universe only as the films in a book of gold-leaf are to the broad seams and curdled lumps of ...

...THE interruption referred to in the first sentence of the first of these papers was just a quarter of a century in duration. Two articles entitled ?The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table? will be found in the ?New England Magazi...

...CONTENTS: The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table The Professor at the Breakfast-table The Poet at the Breakfast Table Over the Teacups Elsie Venner The Guardian Angel A Mortal Antipathy Pages from an Old Volume of Life Bread and the Newsp...

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Underground

By: Suelette Dreyfus

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: UNDERGROUND Author: SUELETTE DREYFUS Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...... ... weighty diving gear used in 1939 and looking like something out of 20000 Leagues Under the Sea, Lucie slowly sank below the surface, with palette, ... ...ar used in 1939 and looking like something out of 20000 Leagues Under the Sea, Lucie slowly sank below the surface, with palette, special paints and... ...Teenage hacker "ran up [sterling]10000 telephone bill"'. Across the Irish Sea, the Irish Times caused a splash with its headline, `Teenage hacker br... ...here was a duck pond, a bowling green, a sort of mini-cinema which showed films in the early evenings, eight pay phones, a football field, a cricket...

...Why would an author give away an unlimited number of copies of her book for free? That?s a good question. When Underground?s researcher, Julian Assange, first suggested releasing an electronic version of the book on the Net for free, I had to stop and think about just that question....

...Contents. Acknowledgements viii Introduction xi 1 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 1 2 The Corner Pub 45 3 The American Connection 84 4 The Fugitive 120 5 The Holy Grail 159 6 Page One, the New York Times 212 7 Judgment Day 244 8 The International Subversives 285 9 Operation Weather 323 10 Anthrax--the Outsider...

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