Project Gutenberg’s In the Year , by Jules Verne and Michel Verne This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. In The Year [Jules Verne] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The plot of In the Year is undeniably prophetic in both subject and.

Author: Zulukus Yozshurn
Country: Costa Rica
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Video
Published (Last): 12 February 2004
Pages: 66
PDF File Size: 16.32 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.45 Mb
ISBN: 917-2-41629-366-5
Downloads: 59569
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Fenrira

Do you not think that a bath would refresh me?

Books by Jules Verne. O no, the trouble here is about inhabitants!

A discussion was going on when he entered. That’s way I could not read it with much interest. And awkward it was to look through the descriptions of the capable of transmitting pictures ‘phonograph’, while someone next to me would possibly get slightly impatient at a slow internet connection on their humble smartphones. Donations are accepted in a number of other ways including checks, online payments and credit card donations. Do you pretend that you expect to manufacture a human being out and out?

It was an alright yaer. Alternative energy Some of these absorb and condense the living force contained in gerne sun’s rays; others, the electricity stored in our globe; others again, energy from whatever source: And it’s a very amusing story.

In this novel or novella, maybe? Since I am cycling back-and-forth from the US to Asia like a piece of string in search of a yo-yo, I have forgone the usual joy of slugging paperbacks along with me and taken a previously unused Kindle 3G along instead. It will be a world where medicine has advanced to such a point it allows men to live to the grand old age of fifty-two.

Related Articles (10)  ANOTIMPUL REGASIRII PDF

In the year the most successful newspapers will be those whose subscribers can ring up and talk to the reporters who tell them the news, while other subscribers get their news from the phonograph record. The future was closer than Verne thought. Looking for free fictiongood storiesfunny storiesrecent fictionor best of ? vfrne

In the Year 2889

Think of the railroads of the olden time, and you will be able to appreciate the pneumatic tubes through which to-day one travels at the rate of miles an hour. Come, Cooley, you have been at work now twenty years on this problem, and yet–” “True enough,” replied the man addressed.

Why, turn the moon about-face. Your story is not a picture of life; it lacks the elements of truth. Unfortunately, it was unable to maintain itself at the high level of its name.

In the Year – Wikipedia

Except occasional ones where I’ve merged a later quote with a similar earlier one. The transmission of speech is an old story; the transmission of images by means of sensitive mirrors connected by wires is a thing but of yesterday.

When at last the kinship of all these forces was discovered, it is simply astounding that years should still have to elapse before men could analyze and describe the several modes of vibration that constitute these differences. Quotes from In the Year Suddenly, juls consequence of the vibrations produced, the air became luminous.


Fritz Napoleon Smith’s innovation galvanized the old newspaper. If George Washington Smith, the founder of the Ih “Chronicle”, should come back to life to-day, what would he think were he to be told that this palace of marble and gold belongs to his remote descendant, Fritz Napoleon Smith, who, after cerne generations have come and gone, is owner of the same newspaper which his ancestor established! Another, a physician, boasted that he had discovered a cure for nasal catarrh!

Here he sleeps, takes his meals, in short, lives. Uncannily exact predictions about the future. Cannot conceive of going to moon, but can physically turn it around! Newer Post Older Post Home.

In the Year 2889 by Jules Verne and Michel Verne

She is talking, pronouncing a name his name–Fritz! Progress everywhere except there!

It was first published in February Vernr did write this book could not imagine satellites a mile and a half telescope is what he imagined instead! Smith, “you will dine with me.