Путешествия и география

A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol.VII
Автор: Kerr Robert
GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, ARRANGED IN SYSTEMATIC ORDER: FORMING A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE ORIGIN AND PROGRESS OF NAVIGATION, DISCOVERY, AND COMMERCE, BY SEA AND LAND, FRO...
A Ship of the Line
Серия: Hornblower #5
Издатель: Back Bay Books
Год издания: 1985
Страниц: 114
May 1810, seventeen years deep into the Napoleonic Wars. Captain Horatio Hornblower is newly in command of his first ship of the line, the seventy-four-gun HMS Sutherland, which he deems “the ugliest...
Aventures De Trois Russes Et De Trois Anglais Dans L’Afrique Australe
Автор: Verne Jules
Les Aventures de trois Russes et de trois Anglais (1872) mettent en scène six astronomes dont la tâche est de mesurer une portion de méridien terrestre. Il s'agit donc plus de géodésie que d'astronom...
Cinq Semaines En Ballon
Автор: Verne Jules
Tenter de traverser l'Afrique d'est en ouest par la voie des airs, prétendre survoler le continent noir à bord d'une fragile nacelle livrée à tous les caprices des vents, voilà une entreprise d'une a...
Dersu Uzala
En 1902, un oficial del zar, explorador y etnógrafo, Vladímir Arséniev, visita en los confines de Siberia y China algunas regiones hasta entonces desconocidas para los europeos. Una noche, en el cora...
Flying Colours
Серия: Hornblower #5
Издатель: Back Bay Books
Год издания: 1989
Страниц: 96
Flying Colours describes the adventures of Horatio Hornblower and his companions escaping from imprisonment in Napoleonic France and returning to England. It was originally published in 1938 as the t...
Hornblower and the Atropos
Серия: Hornblower #5
Издатель: Back Bay Books
Год издания: 1985
Страниц: 130
In the wake of a humbling incident aboard a canal boat in the Cotswolds, young Captain Horatio Hornblower arrives in London to take command of the Atropos, a 22-gun sloop barely large enough to requi...
Hornblower and the Crisis
Серия: Hornblower #5
Издатель: Little, Brown & Company
Год издания: 1990
Страниц: 42
Captain Hornblower, after two hard years on blockade at Brest, has relinquished the helm of the Hotspur. He has no ship, only the promise of one. Meanwhile there are battles to be fought.
Hornblower and the Widow McCool
Серия: Hornblower #5
"Hornblower and the Widow McCool" is a short story by C. S. Forester, featuring his fictional naval hero, Horatio Hornblower. It was published together with the unfinished novel Hornblower and the Cr...
Hornblower in the West Indies
Серия: Hornblower #5
Издатель: Back Bay Books
Год издания: 1989
Страниц: 137
The eleventh tale of naval adventure in C.S. Forester's Hornblower series finds Horatio Hornblower an admiral struggling to impose order in the chaotic aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars. As commander-...
Hornblower's charitable offering
HMS Sutherland of two decks and seventyfour guns, Captain Horatio Hornblower, was on her way north from Gibraltar to her rendezvous in the Western Mediterranean. To port lay the coast of Spain; to st...
Les Enfants Du Capitaine Grant
Автор: Verne Jules
Lord et Lady Glenarvan, ainsi que le géographe Paganel, aident Mary et Robert Grant à retrouver leur père qui a fait naufrage sur une île dont on ne connait que la latitude, ce qui les amène à traver...
Les Tribulations D'Un Chinois En Chine
Автор: Verne Jules
Le richissime Chinois Kin-Fo vient de se trouver soudainement ruiné. La vie, qui lui paraissait jusqu'alors insipide, lui devient insupportable. Il contracte une assurance vie de 200 000 dollars en f...