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Passepartout still manages to catch the steamer to Yokohama, but neglects to inform Fogg that the steamer is leaving the evening before its scheduled departure date. Fogg discovers that he missed his connection. He searches for a vessel that will take him to Yokohamafinding a pilot boat, the Tankadere, that takes him and Aouda to Shanghaiwhere they catch a steamer to Yokohama. In Yokohama, they search for Passepartout, believing that he may have arrived there on the Carnatic as originally planned.
They find him in a circus, trying to earn the fare for his homeward journey. Reunited, the four board a paddle-steamer, the General Grant, taking them across the Pacific to San Francisco. Fix promises Passepartout that now, having left British soil, he will no longer try to delay Fogg's journey, but instead support him in getting back to Britain so he can arrest Fogg in Britain itself. In San Francisco they board a transcontinental train to New York, encountering a number of obstacles along the way: After uncoupling the locomotive from the carriages, Passepartout is kidnapped by the Indians, but Fogg rescues him after American soldiers volunteer to help.
They continue by a wind powered sledge to Omahawhere they get a train to New York. In New York, having missed the ship China, Fogg looks for alternative transport. He finds a steamboat, the Henrietta, destined for Bordeaux, France.
He then bribes the crew to mutiny and make course for Liverpool. Against hurricane winds and going on full steam, the boat runs out of fuel after a few days.
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Fogg buys the boat from the captain and has the crew burn all the wooden parts to keep up the steam. The companions arrive at Queenstown CobhIreland, take the train to Dublin and then a ferry to Liverpoolstill in time to reach London before the deadline.
Once on English soil, Fix produces a warrant and arrests Fogg. A short time later, the misunderstanding is cleared up — the actual robber, an individual named James Strand, had been caught three days earlier in Edinburgh.
However, Fogg has missed the train and arrives in London five minutes late, certain he has lost the wager. The following day Fogg apologises to Aouda for bringing her with him, since he now has to live in poverty and cannot support her.
Aouda confesses that she loves him and asks him to marry her. As Passepartout notifies a minister, he learns that he is mistaken in the date — it is not 22 December, but instead 21 December. Because the party had travelled eastward, their days were shortened by a few minutes; thus, even though they spent a consistent amount of time during the journey, they experienced an additional sunrise and sunset an additional dayand so were a day ahead of the actual date.
Passepartout informs Fogg of his mistake, and Fogg hurries to the Reform Club just in time to meet his deadline and win the wager. Background and analysis[ edit ] Around the World in Eighty Days was written during difficult times, both for France and for Verne. It was during the Franco-Prussian War — in which Verne was conscripted as a coastguard; he was having financial difficulties his previous works were not paid royalties ; his father had died recently; and he had witnessed a public execution, which had disturbed him.
The technological innovations of the 19th century had opened the possibility of rapid circumnavigation and the prospect fascinated Verne and his readership. It sparked the imagination that anyone could sit down, draw up a schedule, buy tickets and travel around the world, a feat previously reserved for only the most heroic and hardy of adventurers. However, Verne's works began receiving more serious reviews in the late 20th and early 21st centuries, with new translations appearing.
The book is a source of common notable English and extended British attitudes in quotes such as "Phileas Fogg and Sir Francis Cromarty Fogg was one of those Englishmen who, while they do not tolerate dueling at home, fight abroad when their honor is attacked. The closing date of the novel, 21 Decemberwas the same date as the serial publication.
This plot element is reminiscent of Verne's earlier Five Weeks in a Balloonwhich first made him a well-known author. In fact, at the time and untilthe concept of a de jure International Date Line did not exist. The film tells the story about the summer of when young Goethe fell in love with Charlotte Buff.
The story is set in the Second World War. This is the fictitious story about the Inglorious Basterds. Awarded with an Oscar. Giganten - Einstein - Superstar der Wissenschaft Karol Wojtyla - Geheimnisse eines Papstes Die Frau des Architekten Wege in die Nacht Jahr - Ansichten zur Lage der Nation Bruder Lustig, Polizeiruf Phileas, however, finds out Xing stole the Jade Buddha and leaves, but is immediately captured along with Xing and Monique by the Black Scorpions.
With them is a man who was imprisoned for public urination. Xing challenges the leader of the group to a fight, during which he is joined by the martial arts masters of the " Ten Tigers of Canton ", of which Xing is a member.
The Tigers drive the Black Scorpions from the village and free the Westerners. The Buddha is returned to the village temple. Phileas, feeling used by Xing and Monique, leaves for San Francisco, United Statesalone, only to be proven wrong when the latter decide to help him win his bet. In New York City, Fang's disguised minions trick the trio to an ambush site. Fang reveals the nature of their arrangements with Lord Kelvin to take Lanzhou and tap the jade reserves underneath it.
A battle against Fang and her minions commences in the workshop where the Statue of Liberty is being constructed, resulting in Phileas missing a boat to help Xing. Fang's minions were defeated and Xing nearly dies to save Phileas.
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Fang also survived but was knocked out by Monique with a punch and Xing joked that she was the 11th Tiger. Phileas feels he has lost, but the other two say they may still make it if they catch the next ship. They board an old ship and Phileas convinces the captain to let him build a plane out of the ship's old wood in exchange for a new ship.
Using an altered version of the Wright brothers ' plans, Phileas builds the plane while the ship's crew builds a catapult to launch it into the sky. They reach London, where the machine falls apart and they crash in front of the Royal Academy.