From the Earth to the Moon, Direct in Ninety-Seven Hours and Twenty Minutes

From the Earth to the Moon, Direct in Ninety-Seven Hours and Twenty Minutes

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"[...]opportunity to try my new mortars on a real field of battle, I shall say good-bye to the members of the Gun Club, and go and bury myself in the prairies of Arkansas!" "In that case we will accompany you," cried the others. Matters were in this unfortunate condition, and the club was threatened with approaching dissolution, when an unexpected circumstance occurred to prevent so deplorable a catastrophe. On the morrow after this conversation every member of the association received a sealed circular couched in the following terms: - "BALTIMORE, Oct. 3. "The President of the Gun Club has the honour to inform his colleagues that, at the meeting of the 5th instant, he will bring before them a communication[...]."show more

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  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 12.7mm | 390.09g
  • Createspace
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1507557000
  • 9781507557006

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