Celebrated Travels and Travellers, vol. 2

Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905), translated by N. D'ANVERS (1844 - 1933)

This volume, entitled "The Great Navigators of the 18th century", forms the second of three volumes under the general title of "Celebrated Travels and Travellers". The first volume of the series, "Exploration of the World", covers a period in the world's history extending from B.C. 505, to the close of the 17th century, and the third volume gives an account of "The Great Explorers and Travellers of the 19th Century". - Summary from the Publishers' Note

Book coordinated by Kajo and Piotr Nater; Proof-listened by Kajo and Piotr Nater

Genre(s): Exploration

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 First Part, chapter I, part 1: Astronomers and Cartographers Availle
00:25:27
Play 02 First Part, chapter I, part 2 : Voyages in the eighteenth century Piotr Nater
00:25:40
Play 03 First part, chapter II, part 1: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 1a Malone
00:31:00
Play 04 First part, chapter II, part 1: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 1b Malone
00:31:37
Play 05 First part, chapter II, part 2: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 2a Malone
00:29:17
Play 06 First part, chapter II, part 2: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 2b Malone
00:27:40
Play 07 First part, chapter II, part 2: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 2c Malone
00:23:54
Play 08 First part, chapter II, part 3: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 3a Malone
00:33:13
Play 09 First part, chapter II, part 3: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 3b Malone
00:29:46
Play 10 First part, chapter II, part 3: Captain Cook’s predecessors, 3c TriciaG
00:24:00
Play 11 First part, chapter III, part 1: Captain Cook's first voyage, 1a MaryAnn
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Play 12 First part, chapter III, part 1: Captain Cook’s first voyage, 1b MaryAnn
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Play 13 First part, chapter III, part 1: Captain Cook’s first voyage, 1c MaryAnn
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Play 14 First part, chapter III, part 2: Captain Cook’s first voyage, 2 MaryAnn
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Play 15 First part, chapter IV, part 1: Captain Cook’s second voyage, 1a bobrose
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Play 16 First part, chapter IV, part 1: Captain Cook’s second voyage, 1b bobrose
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Play 17 First part, chapter IV, part 1: Captain Cook’s second voyage, 1c bobrose
00:24:47
Play 18 First part, chapter IV, part 2: Captain Cook’s second voyage, 2a bobrose
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Play 19 First part, chapter IV, part 2: Captain Cook’s second voyage, 2b bobrose
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Play 20 First part, chapter V, part 1: Captain Cook’s third voyage, 1a Piotr Nater
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Play 21 First part, chapter V, part 1: Captain Cook’s third voyage, 1b Piotr Nater
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Play 22 First part, chapter V, part 2: Captain Cook’s third voyage, 2a Piotr Nater
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Play 23 First part, chapter V, part 2: Captain Cook’s third voyage, 2b Piotr Nater
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Play 24 Second part, chapter I, part 1: French Navigators, 1a Piotr Nater
00:21:47
Play 25 Second part, chapter I, part 1: French Navigators, 1b Piotr Nater
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Play 26 Second part, chapter I, part 1: French Navigators, 1c Piotr Nater
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Play 27 Second part, chapter I, part 1: French Navigators, 1d Piotr Nater
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Play 28 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2a Lynne T
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Play 29 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2b Lynne T
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Play 30 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2c TriciaG
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Play 31 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2d TriciaG
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Play 32 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2e TriciaG
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Play 33 Second part, chapter I, part 2: French Navigators, 2f TriciaG
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Play 34 Second part, chapter I, part 3: French Navigators, 3a Lynne T
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Play 35 Second part, chapter I, part 3: French Navigators, 3b Lynne T
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Play 36 Second part, chapter I, part 3: French Navigators, 3c Lynne T
00:22:46
Play 37 Second part, chapter II: African Explorers, a Piotr Nater
00:20:09
Play 38 Second part, chapter II: African Explorers, b Piotr Nater
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Play 39 Second part, chapter II: African Explorers, c Piotr Nater
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Play 40 Second part, chapter II: African Explorers, d Piotr Nater
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Play 41 Second part, chapter II: African Explorers, e Piotr Nater
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Play 42 Second part, chapter III: Asia and its inhabitants, a Availle
00:27:16
Play 43 Second part, chapter III: Asia and its inhabitants, b Availle
00:23:48
Play 44 Second part, chapter IV: The two Americas, a Kyle Strand
00:21:02
Play 45 Second part, chapter IV: The two Americas, b TriciaG
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Play 46 Second part, chapter IV: The two Americas, c TriciaG
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Play 47 Second part, chapter IV: The two Americas, d TriciaG
00:21:08