Tag: Jules Verne

  • Free Steampunk ebooks

    I just finished watching Bogart and Hepburn steampower their way through Africa in The African Queen. Peppy is snoring a few inches away from my feet and the house is quiet. I suppose that it is time to download a few more steampunk ebooks from Amazon. Remember that the price $0.00 can change without notice […]

  • Review: Vintage Tomorrows

    Vintage Tomorrows: A Historian And A Futurist Journey Through Steampunk Into The Future of Technology by James H. Carrott and Brian David Johnson Paperback: 412 pages Publisher: Make Language: English ISBN-10: 1449337996 ISBN-13: 978-1449337995 (Barry’s score 4 stars out of 5) Buy Vintage Tomorrows through Amazon Vintage Tomorrows: A Historian And A Futurist Journey Through […]

  • New book at the bookstores

    New book at the bookstores

    “Steampunk: An Illustrated History of Fantastical Fiction, Fanciful Film and Other Victorian Visions” has hit the bookstores this week. Steampunk is the hottest science fiction counterculture, alive in fantasy novels, films, arts and crafts, fashion, comic books, music, computer games, even architecture. Enter a world of Victorian technology, where steam power meets space travel. From […]

  • Steampunk in spaaaaaaace

    Yes, I said “Steampunk in Spaaaaaaace” (I wonder how many people thought of Pigs in space?). Here is a small list of 9 steampunk ebooks with an outer-space connection. By the way, I highly recommend “The Queen’s Martian Rifles”. Conspiracy of Silence (Space: 1889 & Beyond: Season Two) [Kindle Edition] by Andy Frankham-Allen Price: $3.82 […]

  • Steampunk Orrery, Calendar Yahoo Widget

    Steampunk Orrery, Calendar Yahoo Widget Steampunk is something that can be expressed in your everyday life from your attire to your home furnishings. While you may not be confident in modifying your computer case, and I understand why, you might consider some steampunk wallpaper and a great widget. One of the coolest set of widgets […]

  • Fabulous World of Jules Verne – Part 1 – Karel Zeman

    Autumnforest of Ghost Hunting Theories sent me this link. Cool steampunk animation!

  • 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea trailer

    It’s Friday, and time for me to pick out another steampunk movie. The last two have been a little on the dark side so let’s shift gears and pick out a classic. This week I pick “20,000 Leagues Under The Sea.” This classic was steampunk before we knew what steampunk was… My previous picks were:Van […]