Journey to the Center of the Earth

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Journey to the Center of the Earth

expedition through the core of a volcano to the earth’s center. [Fr. Lit.: Verne A Journey to the Center of the Earth in Benét, 1055]
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Journey to the Center of the Earth, A Novel by Verne, Jules, published in 1864 in French as Voyage au centre de la Terre. It is the second book in his popular science-fiction series Voyages extraordinaires (1863-1910).
The Voyages continued with Le Voyage au centre de la Terre (1864; Journey to the Center of theEarth, A), De la Terre a la Lune (1865; From the Earth to the Moon), Vingt Mille Lieues sous les mers (1869-70; Twenty Thousand Leagues Underthe Sea), and L'Ile mysterieuse (1874; Mysterious Island, The), in which he foresaw a number of scientific devices and developments, including the submarine, the aqualung, television, and space travel.