Passarola Rising

Passarola Rising

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In the year 1731, Alexandre Lourenco watches as his brother Bartolomeu’s airship, the Passarola, ascends from the ramparts of St. Jorge’s Castle in Lisbon. When the brothers board the ship, they embark on a journey that will take them from the salons and bordellos of Enlightenment Paris to the desolate far reaches of the North Pole, in search of scientific truth and knowledge. As they encounter such characters as the loquacious Voltaire and the irascible King… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (December 26, 2006)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 221 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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