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Around the world in eighty days

In the autumn of 1988 Michael Palin set out from the Reform Club with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phileas Fogg 115 years earlier. The rules were simple. He had to make the journey in eighty days using only forms of transport that would have been available to Fogg. And so, complete with visas, running shoes, an inflatable globe and sound advice from Alan Whicker, Michael Palin began his incredible journey. Crossing seventeen borders and meeting innumerable challenges, he saw Venice from the back of a rubbish barge, rode around the Pyramids on a camel called Michael and was attacked by a cockatoo in Hong Kong amongst many adventures. Phileas Fogg brought a Princess back from his travels. Michael Palin brought back a facinating and frequently humorous account of the joruney a lifetime.

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  • "In the autumn of 1988, Michael Palin set out from the Reform Club with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phileas Fogg 115 years earlier. This fascinating and humorous account tells the story of his travels: from Venice on the back of a rubbish barge to the Pyramids on a camel. Now with added music."
  • "In the autumn of 1988 Michael Palin set out from the Reform Club with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phileas Fogg 115 years earlier. The rules were simple. He had to make the journey in eighty days using only forms of transport that would have been available to Fogg. And so, complete with visas, running shoes, an inflatable globe and sound advice from Alan Whicker, Michael Palin began his incredible journey. Crossing seventeen borders and meeting innumerable challenges, he saw Venice from the back of a rubbish barge, rode around the Pyramids on a camel called Michael and was attacked by a cockatoo in Hong Kong amongst many adventures. Phileas Fogg brought a Princess back from his travels. Michael Palin brought back a facinating and frequently humorous account of the joruney a lifetime."@en
  • "In 1988, Michael Palin replicates the fictional journey circumnavigating the globe in 80 days as Phileas Fogg did in Jules Verne's novel 115 years earlier. He uses similar conveyances that were available a century earlier."
  • "In 1988, Michael Palin replicates the fictional journey circumnavigating the globe in 80 days as Phileas Fogg did in Jules Verne's novel 115 years earlier. He uses similar conveyances that were available a century earliar."
  • "In 1988, Michael Palin replicates the fictional journey circumnavigating the globe in 80 days as Phileas Fogg did in Jules Verne's novel 115 years earlier. He uses similar conveyances that were available a century earliar."@en
  • "In the autumn of 1988, Michael Palin set out from the Reform Club with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phineas Fogg 115 years earlier."
  • "Michael Palin from the Monty Python comic troupe chronicles his journey around the world. Attempting to follow Phileas Fogg's 80-day route from Jules Verne's famous classic, Palin entwines humor and insight into diary format, illustrating the struggles, revelations, and absurdities one encounters while circumnavigating the world."
  • "In the autumn of 1988 Michael Palin set out from the Reform Club with an ambitious plan: to circumnavigate the world, following the route taken by Jules Verne's fictional hero Phileas Fogg 115 years earlier. The rules were simple. He had to make the journey in eighty days using only forms of transport that would have been available to Fogg. And so, complete with visas, running shoes, an inflatable globe and sound advice from Alan Whicker, Michael Palin began his incredible journey. Crossing seventeen borders and meeting innumerable challenges, he saw Venice from the back of a rubbish barge, rode around the Pyramids on a camel called Michael and was attacked by a cockatoo in Hong Kong amongst many adventures. Phileas Fogg brought a Princess back from his travels. Michael Palin brought back a fascinating and frequently humorous account of the journey a lifetime."
  • "Verslag van een reis om de wereld in de voetsporen van Phileas Fogg, hoofdpersoon uit Jules Verne's roman."
  • "In 1988, Michael Palin replicates Phileas Fogg's fictional journey from Jules Verne's novel, circumnavigating the globe in 80 days using only methods of transport that would have been available 115 years earlier."@en

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  • "Audiobooks."@en
  • "Talking books."@en
  • "Audiobooks."
  • "Radio programs."
  • "Non-Fiction."
  • "Travelogues (Motion pictures, television, etc.)"@en
  • "Downloadable audio books."
  • "rejsebeskrivelser"
  • "Downloadable audiobooks."

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  • "Around the world in eighty days"@en
  • "Around the world in eighty days"
  • "Around the world in 80 days /"
  • "Around the World in 80 Days"
  • "Around the world in 80 days"@en
  • "Around the world in 80 days"