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Sir John Franklin and the Arctic regions a narrative, showing the progress of British enterprise for the discovery of the North-West Passage during the nineteenth century : with detailed notices of the expeditions in search of the missing vessels under Captain Sir John Franklin

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Published by G. Routledge in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Franklin, John, -- Sir, -- 1786-1847,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- British

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Edition Notes

Statementby P.L. Simmonds.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (167 fr.)
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20774625M
ISBN 100665407211

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  Sir John Franklin and the Arctic Regions, written 6 years after his disappearance, but before the final fate of him and his crew had been determined, sheds light on Arctic exploration in the 19th century and Franklin’s successful earlier expeditions in particular, as well as providing a gripping account of the growing unease as nothing Pages: Sir John Franklin and the Arctic regions, a narrative showing the progress of British enterprise for the discovery of the North-west passage during the nineteenth century: Author: Peter Lund Simmonds: Edition: 9: Published: Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Sir John Ross CB (24 June – 30 August ) was a British Royal Navy officer and Polar explorer. He was the uncle of Sir James Clark Ross, who explored the Arctic with him, and later led expeditions to Antarctica. Naval career. Arctic expeditions. First Arctic expedition. Second Arctic : Order of the Bath, Order of the Polar Star, Order . Arctic heroes: facts and incidents of Arctic explorations from the earliest voyages to the discovery of the fate of Sir John Franklin / by Z.A. Mudge. (New York: Nelson & Phillips, ), by Zachariah Atwell Mudge (page images at HathiTrust) Sir John Franklin and the Arctic regions.