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  • Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World

    NATIONAL BESTSELLEROn November 14, 1889, Nellie Bly, the crusading young female reporter for Joseph Pulitzer’s World newspaper, left New York City by steamship on a quest to break the record for the fastest trip around the world. Also departing from New York that day—and heading in the opposite direction by train—was a young journalist from The Cosmopolitan magazine, Elizabeth Bisland. Each woman was determined to outdo Jules Verne’s fictional hero Phileas Fogg and circle the globe in less than eighty days. The dramatic race that ensued would span twenty-eight thousand miles, captivate the nation, and change both competitors’ lives ... [Read More]
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: 0345527275
    • UPC: 884971585434
    • ASIN: 0345527275
    • ISBN: 0345527275
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Ballantine Books

  • Liz and Nellie: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's Race Around the World in Eighty Days

    Victorian Race Around the World: Two women reporters try to beat Jule's Verne's record.New York City, November 14, 1889. Young newspaper reporter Nellie Bly sets sail on the Augusta Victoria for a trip around the world. She plans to beat Jules Verne's fictional record from the novel Around the World in Eighty Days. She thinks she can circumnavigate the globe in under seventy-five days, and prove that a woman can do what no man has even tried.Hours later, and unbeknownst to Nellie, another writer, Elizabeth Bisland boards a train going in the opposite direction attempting to beat Nellie back to New York. Elizabeth is a reluctant player in thi... [Read More]
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: 099744990X
    • ASIN: 099744990X
    • ISBN: 099744990X
    • Manufacturer: Amaretto Press

  • A Race Around the World: The True Story of Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland (She Made History)

    In 1889, New York reporter Nellie Bly—inspired by Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days—began a circumnavigation she hoped to complete in less time. Her trip was sponsored by her employer, The World. Just hours after her ship set out across the Atlantic, another New York publication put writer Elizabeth Bisland on a westbound train. Bisland was headed around the world in the opposite direction, thinking she could beat Bly's time. Only one woman could win the race, but both completed their journeys in record time.
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: 0807500100
    • ASIN: 0807500100
    • ISBN: 0807500100
    • Brand: Albert Whitman & Company
    • Manufacturer: Albert Whitman & Company

  • Around the World in Fewer Than 80 Days: The Journeys of Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland

    In 1889, journalist Nellie Bly challenged herself to turn the fictional journey of Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days into a reality. Elizabeth Bisland followed, and single-handedly put Cosmopolitan on the map. This book combines the full narratives of both Bly and Bisland as they circumnavigate the globe. Follow these intrepid young writers as together they shatter expectations and set the stage for the women’s travel narratives like Gilberts’ Eat Pray Love and Savage’s Miles from Nowhere that readers are familiar with today. 
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: 1943115257
    • ASIN: 1943115257
    • ISBN: 1943115257
    • Manufacturer: Whitlock Publishing

  • Six Months in Mexico

    Six Months in Mexico is an 1888 book by Nellie Bly that she wrote after her travels through Mexico in about 1885. She took the initiative to work as a foreign correspondent at the age of 21. At that point she had been writing for the newspaper The Dispatch, but had become dissatisfied with having to write for the women's pages. In the book she describes the lives and customs of the people of Mexico and the poverty of the common people. She was struck by the widespread addiction to playing the lottery, noting that people would even pawn their clothes in order to buy tickets. She also described courtship, wedding ceremonies, the popularity of t... [Read More]
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: 1976094666
    • ASIN: 1976094666
    • ISBN: 1976094666
    • Manufacturer: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

  • The Race Around the World (The Lakeside Classics)

    The Race Around the World (The Lakeside Classics) by Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland. Edited by Matthew Goodman. 2015 hardcover published by R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company. Illustrated.
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

    • ASIN: B07B8KPNZQ
    • ASIN: B07B8KPNZQ
    • Manufacturer: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company

  • A Flying Trip Around the World (1891)

    Written with "vivacity and considerable evidence of exceptional literary ability." --Publishers Weekly"Vivid ... picturesque." --NY Sun"Wins the critics hearts at once." --The Critic In November 1889, the New York World announced that it was sending its reporter Nellie Bly around the world, in a bid to beat Phileas Fogg's fictitious 80-day journey in Jules Verne's novel Around the World in Eighty Days. Catching wind of this publicity stunt, John Brisben Walker, who had just purchased the three-year-old and still-fledging Cosmopolitan, decided to dispatch Bisland on her own journey. Six hours after being recruited, Bisland departed westward fr... [Read More]
    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

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    • ASIN: B074L6NN7T

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    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days

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  • American Experience: Around the World in 72 Days: The Audacious Adventures of Nellie Bly (DVD)

    On January 25, 1890, the world waited for a young reporter named Nellie Bly to arrive back home. For 72 days, newspaper readers had been following her progress in one of the most highly publicized journeys of all time. Never before had anyone-man or woman-circled the globe with such speed. At just twenty-five years old, Bly was the most famous woman on earth. By the time Nellie Bly embarked on her famous trip, she had already made a name for herself as one of Joseph Pulitzers top reporters, documenting the lives of Americas growing underclass. The first story to put
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    American Experience: Around the World in 72 Days: The Audacious Adventures of Nellie Bly (DVD)

    • UPC: 14322172
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  • Around the World in Fewer Than 80 Days by Nellie Bly Paperback Book Free Shippin

    • UPC: 361994703694
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 20 USD

  • 1890 newspaper w portrait NELLY BLY ends her trip AROUND THE WORLD in 80 DAYS

    • UPC: 372500116195
    • Category: Pre-1900
    • Price: 45 USD

  • Nellie Bly: Around the World in 72 Days - Decades TV Network

    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days
    In 1889, 25-year-old journalist Nellie Bly, inspired by Jules Verne novel 'Around the World in 80 Days,' was determined to travel the globe in less time. She began her trip on November 14, 1889, fr...
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    Liz and Nellie: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's Race Around the World in 80 Days

    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days
    Author Shonna Slayton talks about her YA novel Liz and Nellie; about the historical basis of their trip around the world in the late 1800s to beat Jules Verne's chacter's eighty days.
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    Nellie Bly Around The World In 80 Days