Pellucidar


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(4.5 stars; 302 reviews)

Pellucidar is a fictional "Hollow Earth" milieu invented by Edgar Rice Burroughs for a series of action adventure stories. The stories initially involve the adventures of mining heir David Innes and his inventor friend Abner Perry after they use an "iron mole" to burrow 500 miles into the earth's crust. This is the second book in the series. (adapted from Wikipedia)

(5 hr 55 min)

Chapters

00 - Prologue 14:39 Read by Ralph Snelson
01 - Lost on Pellucidar 22:45 Read by Ralph Snelson
02 - Traveling with Terror 23:11 Read by Ralph Snelson
03 - Shooting the Chutes - and after 23:32 Read by Ralph Snelson
04 - Friendship and Treachery 24:07 Read by Ralph Snelson
05 - Surprises 22:29 Read by Ralph Snelson
06 - A Pendent World 24:38 Read by Ralph Snelson
07 - From Plight to Plight 23:56 Read by Ralph Snelson
08 - Captive 20:02 Read by Ralph Snelson
09 - Hooja's Cutthroats Appear 21:11 Read by Ralph Snelson
10 - The Raid on the Cave-Prison 21:00 Read by Ralph Snelson
11 - Escape 20:39 Read by Ralph Snelson
12 - Kidnaped! 23:36 Read by Ralph Snelson
13 - Racing for Life 15:18 Read by Ralph Snelson
14 - Gore and Dreams 26:04 Read by Ralph Snelson
15 - Conquest and Peace 28:50 Read by Ralph Snelson

Reviews

(5 stars)

Thank you Mr Snelson for your talented and very enjoyable reading of this classic! Now, GET BACK TO IT!! And finish the third book, please! Awaiting your next effort. Thank YOU again.

(5 stars)

Very good book and VERY WELL READ. Pellucidar is a fictional "Hollow Earth" milieu invented by American author Edgar Rice Bouroughs Pellucidar Book Series. All by ERB #1. At the Earth's Core. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #2. Pellucidar. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #3. Tanar of Pellucidar. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #4. Tarzan at the Earth's Core. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #5. Back to the Stone Age. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #6. Land of Terror. Edgar Rice Burroughs. #7. Savage Pellucidar

3rd book?

(5 stars)

Where is the 3rd book? Loved this book of course but isn't there supposed to be another one? Also the reader was excellent!!

pellucider

(3 stars)

A little slow for me though reader with something now you I enjoyed the story though

(5 stars)

an excellent follow up to the first in the series of sci-Fi under the earth thriller.

good book, well read, ignore the greedy capitalist below

(5 stars)

engrossing read, somewhat lacking in imagination tho..

(3 stars)

This was quite the myopic retake of a forgone prehistoric time.. if history teaches us anything, its that colonialism has been an utter failure, and tht power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. The belief or doctrine that white people are inherently superior to people from all other racial groups has also proven a fallacy. Overall, the book is infantile in evolutionary thought, mostly still governed by base instinct. Such is man's evolutionary state.

Pellucidar

(4 stars)

A very well read story. I think a bit slower than At The Earth's Core but I like the style of the writing, rather wordy but absorbing. An incredible adventure with great chunks of industrial development in Pellucidar happening very quickly but small more personal events being described in depth. Thanks