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Jules Verne
Cinq semaines en ballon; voyage de découvertes en Afrique, par trois anglais [Five weeks in a balloon; or, Journeys and Discoveries in Africa, by three Englishmen] , 1867
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Le ballon inattendu
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The lost balloon. Here Verne uses the possibility of a temperature inversion to create the mirage of a second balloon.
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