"Captain Nemo"is the fictional life story of one of Jules Verne's most memorable characters from 20,000 Leagues Under the Seaand The Mysterious Island. It covers his boyhood friendship with the dreamer, Jules Verne, adventures aboard sailing ships, battles with pirates, and survival on a mysterious deserted island. Each time he returns home to his beloved France, Captain Nemoshares the tales of his exploits with the struggling writer Verne.
We follow Nemo's exploration of hidden caverns that lead to the center of the earth, travels across darkest Africa in a hydrogenballoon, and his imprisonment by an evil Ottoman caliph who commands the dark genius to construct a sub-marine boat, theNautilus, in order to attack merchant ships that venture through the newly completed Suez Canal."
Titan Books Limited
The Fantastic Adventures of a Dark Genius