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Around the World in Seventy-Two Days (1890) written by Nellie Bly
Around the World in Seventy-Two Days (Book)
Around the World in Seventy-Two Days is a book by journalist Elizabeth Jane Cochrane, writing under her pseudonym, Nellie Bly. The chronicle details her 72-day trip around the world, which was inspired by the book, Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne. She carried out the journey for Joseph Pulitzer's tabloid newspaper, the New York World.
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January 30, 1873
Elizabeth Jane Cochrane (pen name: Nellie Bly) was inspired by Around the World in 80 Days, and so wrote about her experience of actually going around the world in 72 days.
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October 19, 2014