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Author Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.

Title Tom Sawyer abroad [electronic resource] / Mark Twain.

Imprint [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, c2008.

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Description 1 electronic document (150 p.)
Note Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on Sept. 8, 2009).
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional. Nz
Contents Title; Contents; Chapter I Tom Seeks New Adventures; Chapter II The Balloon Ascension; Chapter III Tom Explains; Chapter IV Storm; Chapter V Land; Chapter VI It's a Caravan; Chapter VII Tom Respects the Flea; Chapter VIII The Disappearing Lake; Chapter IX Tom Discourses on the Desert; Chapter X The Treasure-Hill; Chapter XI The Sand-Storm; Chapter XII Jim Standing Siege; Chapter XIII Going for Tom's Pipe; Endnotes.
Summary Tom Sawyer Abroad sees Tom, Huck Finn and Jim board a futuristic hot air balloon bound for Africa, in a parody of the popular science fiction/travel adventure stories of the time. In Africa they encounter wild animals and immense man-made wonders. The novel is narrated by Huck Finn.
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Subject Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Americans -- Foreign countries -- Fiction.
Balloon ascensions -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Adventure fiction.
American fiction -- 19th century.
Other Form: Print version: Twain, Mark. Tom Sawyer Abroad. Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2008
ISBN 9781775412724