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Escuela de Robinsones (Extraordinary Voyages #22)

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Godfrey Morgan of San Francisco, California will only consent to marry after he is allowed to cruise around the world. His uncle, William Holderkup, gives in to this demand, and he sends Godfrey off with his instructor in deportment, Professor Tartlett. Together they become the only survivors of a "shipwreck."
Paperback, 192 pages
Published 2001 by EDIMAT LIBROS S.A. (first published 1882)
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Sonia
Jan 01, 2017 Sonia rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2017-popsugar-rc
2017 Popsugar reading challenge #30 Un libro con ilustraciones

Las aventuras narradas por Verne no tienen comparación. No hay forma de no embelesarme con su manera de narrar los acontecimientos y los personajes y todo lo que lo acompaña. Son lecturas entretenidas y muy interesantes, y con un contenido bastante significativo y enriquecedor, al menos para mí. Me deleito en estas obras porque son bastante gráficas, cosa que hace sin explayarse en detalles innecesarios. Siempre admiraré la habilidad
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pierlapo  quimby
L'opera non si iscrive, direi, nel novero delle Robinsonaden, imitazioni del Robinson di Defoe, prevalentemente germaniche, molto in voga tra diciottesimo e diciannovesimo secolo.
Verne gioca a carte scoperte sin dall'inizio, cita continuamente il Robinson originale (e Alexander Selkirk), come pure il Robinson svizzero del Parroco Johann David Wyss.
Uno dei protagonisti, prima di convolare a nozze, vuole girare il mondo e, chissà, vivere un'esperienza da naufrago. Ebbene, l'avrà. Naturalmente la
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Rafael Medina loaiza
Una obra magnifica. Altamente recomendable
Arman Musikyan
Jan 06, 2016 Arman Musikyan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
It is interesting book, like "Robinzon Cruzo".
Ernesto Pérez-castro
Sin mucha ciencia pero una buena dosis de ficción. Hasta donde yo entiendo, aquí Verne no anticipa tecnologías o avances científicos, sin embargo es posible encontrar una sutil profecía de los "reality shows". Cierto: para mí no hubo grande sorpresas en la historia, pues la descripción del libro que hace el propio editor en Amazon, haciendo las veces de contraportada, vende la trama casi completa. Aún así, me llenó de curiosidad leer una historia que sonaba a una viejo experimento que pudiera se ...more
Dennis
Oct 22, 2013 Dennis rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The second entry in the North American Jules Verne Society’s (NAJVS) Palik Series features a story that would be reworked into one of Jules Verne’s most famous novels Mysterious Island. This volume features an outstanding piece by series editor Brian Taves on Verne’s “Robinsonades.” For those that don’t know, a Robinsonade is a story of survival, using on a desert island in the spirit of Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe and Johann Wyss’s The Swiss Family Robinson. The late Sidney Kravitz provided ...more
Maeva
Jun 03, 2013 Maeva rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
One day I had the choice for a free book in a library and I chose this one since Jules Verne is a well-known author and I never read any of his book, I wanted to try it.
It was a little hard at first to get into this book and I was not really interested until they started the trip. After the trip, it was a little bit more interesting but still hard to read on. While I was reading this book, I thought that some part sounded unrealistic but after all, at the time the book was written they were not
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Steve Joyce
Jul 02, 2013 Steve Joyce rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"Shipwrecked Family" is in the tradition of Robinson Crusoe and the Swiss Family Robinson. It's also the prototype for Verne's classic Mysterious Island. A wonderful essay comes with the book that not only outlines the author's fascination with "Robinsonades" but also addresses how the plot of this particular tale was later reworked into the exploits of the immortal Captain Nemo.

Verne is often wrongly assumed to be a writer of nothing but fiction aimed at the younger market. In this case, that's
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Julián
Muy atrapante y entretenido, se lee rápido ya que es muy gráfico el libro, no tanto de 'reflexión'.

Las aventuras en sí tienen credibilidad, son variadas, y Verne aporta mucho detalle, haciendo que la experiencia del lector se transforme en una auténtica experiencia de supervivencia en una isla, sobreviviendo a un naufragio.

Son de esos libros que te invitan a viajar y que te llevan por tierras inexploradas, queriendo saber más y más sobre en donde están los personajes, que van a hacer para sobrev
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নাফিস অলি
রবিনসন করুশোর বিশেষ ভকত হওয়ায় এই টাইপের অনযানয গলপগুলি খুব একটা আকরষণ করতে পারেনা। আবার যখন দেখি রবিনসন করুশোর আদলে লেখা, তখন বিরকতও লাগে।
এই গলপটাও রবিনসন করুশোর আদলে লেখা। তবে কেন লেখক অনয বইয়ের আদলে লিখলেন তার বযাখযা বইয়ের মধযেই আছে। সেটা তিনি গলপের মধযেই একটা টুইসট আকারে রেখেছেন। বযাপার হচছে, টুইসটটা আগে না ধরতে পারলে বই পড়ে নিশচিত মজা পাবেন। আর আগে থেকেই বযাপারটা বুঝে ফেললে আমার মত অবসথা হবে।
এই টাইপের আরও একটা গলপ হচছে, জোহান ওয়েসের 'সুইস ফযামিলি রবিনসন'। আমি বলব, সেই গলপের থেকে এটা ভালো।
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Eleclyah

Verne non finisce mai di stupirmi per la piacevolezza dei suoi romanzi. Per quanto possa essere scontata la trama (come in questo caso in cui il lettore, dopo pochi capitoli, intuisce già lo svolgimento della vicenda), la sua scrittura e il suo brioso modo di proporre la storia al suo pubblico sono assolutamente accattivanti.

Romanzo consigliatissimo: leggerete le avventure di un paio di novelli Robinson!
Ali
Aug 13, 2011 Ali rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
چیز زیادی از کتاب یادم نیست. جز اینکه یه جزیرهای رو به حراج میذارن و یه آقای پولداری میخره جزیرهرو. بعد یکی از ورثههاش یا چی میره و توی جزیره گرفتار میشه. فقط یادم چهارم دبستان که این کتابو میخوندم به شدت ازش لذت میبردم. ...more
Juan Carlos Santillán
No es de las mejores novelas de Verne: los personajes no están muy bien logrados, las situaciones no son muy interesantes y el desarrollo es extremadamente previsible. Aún así, resulta entretenida y de muy fácil lectura.
Frederico Marinho
May 18, 2014 Frederico Marinho rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: jules-verne
See my review for this book here: http://aroundthebooks.wordpress.com/2...
Jesus
Oct 16, 2015 Jesus rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: verne
Es una parodia , a mi gusto, muy bien lograda de Robinson Crusoe. La historia puede ser previsible y esto lo digo por el titulo pero es buena para pasar un buen rato en una aventura.
Francisco Puga
I wrote a review in my personal blog (spanish)
Ahmad Sharabiani
Escuela de Robinsones (Extraordinary Voyages #22), Jules Verne
عنوان: جزیره اسپنسر؛ اثر: ژول ورن؛ مترجم: فاطمه نقاش؛
Karla Krist
La historia es tan descaradamente igual a la de Robinson Crusoe...
Julio Thames
Estuvo bueno al final; sin embargo no me agrado mucho..
Luis
Jan 31, 2012 Luis rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Libro entretenido, de lectura rápida, un tributo a Robinson Crusoe.
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Jules Gabriel Verne was a French author who pioneered the genre of science-fiction. He is best known for his novels Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).

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