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Review: Master of the World

Master of the World was released in 1961 and had among its stars Vincent Price and Charles Bronson. Notes at the end of the film say that it was based on two Verne novels – 1) Master of the World 2)Robur, the Conqueror. At the very beginning it goes through man’s struggle to join the […]

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A Brilliant Light in the Sea…

From the Chapter Aegri Somnia: On January 16 the Nautilus seemed to fall asleep just a few meters below the surface… The Nautilus floated in the midst of a phosphorescent bed which, in this obscurity, became quite dazzling. It was produced by myriads of luminous animalculae, whose brilliancy was increased as they glided over the […]

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