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Jules Verne: The Adventures of a Special Correspondent

Language:
English
Genres:
Fiction & Literature, Travel & Adventure, Novel

Jules Gabriel Verne was a French novelist, poet and playwright best known for his adventure novels and his profound influence on the literary genre of science fiction. Verne is generally considered a major literary author in France and most of Europe, where he has had a wide influence on the literary avant-garde and on surrealism.His reputation is markedly different in Anglophone regions, where he has often been labeled a writer of genre fiction or children's books, not least because of the highly abridged and altered translations in which his novels are often reprinted.

 

Claudius Bombarnac who was a journalist of one newspaper called “20th century” was assigned to describe the journey through the great Trans-Asian line (railway). The railway originated from the town called Uzun-Ada and it leaded through Russia and Turkestan in it was over in China. On the way he met interesting people of different nationalities, such as the German baron Veysshnittserdёrfer who wanted to break the world speed record travel around the world in 39 days. He met a romaine who was stowaway and travelled in a box who subsequently saved all the passengers and crew of the train and he became the protagonist of this story.

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