A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage: While in Search of the Expedition under Sir John Franklin Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration [Alexander Armstrong] on. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. The H.M.S. Investigator spent the years 1850-4 in the Western Arctic engaged in a search for the lost expedition of the explorer Sir John Franklin. Jul 14, 2011 · Buy A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage: While in Search of the Expedition under Sir John Franklin Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration by Armstrong, Alexander ISBN: 9781108033350 from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Adopting a chronological approach in the first part, Richardson covers Roman knowledge of the far north, Norse voyages, and later exploration by the British, Dutch and Russians. He then deals in detail with the search for the North-West Passage, including the expeditions in search of Sir John Franklin.
A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage by Armstrong, Alexander and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks. 005 Armstrong, Alexander. A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage; With Numerous Incidents of Travel and Adventure During Nearly Five Years' Continuous Service in the Arctic Regions While in Search of the Expedition Under Sir John Franklin. London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, 1857. 1st Edition. A Personal Narrative Of The Discovery Of The North-West Passage; With Numerous Incidents Of Travel And Adventure During Nearly Five Years' Continuous Service In The Arctic Regions While In Search Of The Expedition Under Sir John Franklin. London: Hurst And.
NASA Images Solar System Collection Ames Research Center Brooklyn Museum Full text of " The voyage of the 'Fox' in the Arctic seas: a narrative of the discovery of the fate of Sir John Franklin. Lively narrative, naval Franklin Search expedition, 1850[-]51. Osborn, Sherard, The Discovery of the North-West Passage by H.M.S. Investigator, 1856; 2nd edition, 1857. Uncritical account from the journals of Sir Robert McClure, Captain of the Investigator. Search metadata Search text contents Search TV news captions Search archived web sites. Library. Top American Libraries. Full text of "In the Arctic seas A narrative of the discovery of the fate of Sir John Franklin and his companions" See other formats. PDF In 1845, an expedition, commanded by Sir John Franklin, set out to discover the Northwest Passage. The ships entered the Canadian Arctic, and from. Find, read and cite all the research.
Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Herald During the Years 1845-51, Under the Command of Captain Henry Kellett, R.N., C.B.; Being a Circumnavigation of the Globe, and Three Cruizes to the Arctic Regions in Search of Sir John Franklin. A Personal Narrative of the Discovery of the North-West Passage: While in Search of the Expedition under Sir John Franklin - Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration Paperback Alexander Armstrong. £40.99 Paperback.
It is illustrated with a number of engravings. Also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection are An Arctic Boat-Journey in the Autumn of 1854 1860, Hayes's account of a gruelling episode during the ill-fated second Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, and The Open Polar Sea 1867. A Voyage of Discovery, Made under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty ’ s Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin ’ s Bay, and Inquiring into the Probability of a North-West Passage, 1819. Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage; and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions during the. Medical factors including tuberculosis, scurvy, lead poisoning and botulism have been proposed to explain the high death rate prior to desertion of the ships on Sir John Franklin's expedition of 1845–1848 but their role remains unclear because the surgeons’ Sick books which recorded illness on board have eluded discovery. In their absence, this study examines the Sick books of Royal Naval.
John Brown, F.R.G.S. 1860, The North-West Passage and the Plans for the Search for Sir John Franklin: A Review with maps, &c., Second Edition with a Sequel Including the Voyage of the Fox, London, Edward Stanford, 1860. Berton, Pierre 1988. The Arctic Grail: The Quest for the Northwest Passage and The North Pole, 1818–1909. A Private Library of Polar Exploration, Franklin Search, Travel, Local History and other Books.The library was put together over many years by the late Roger Casson, an architect from North East England, and is notable for the outstanding condition of much of the collection. [The Arctic Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin.] [George Baxter, 1850]. £275. 65. [Franklin searches.] George Baxter. [The Arctic Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin.] [George Baxter. Sir Martin Frobisher / ˈ f r oʊ b ɪ ʃ ər /; c. 1535 – 22 November 1594 was an English seaman and privateer who made three voyages to the New World looking for the North-west Passage.He probably sighted Resolution Island near Labrador in north-eastern Canada, before entering Frobisher Bay and landing on present-day Baffin Island. On his second voyage, Frobisher found what he thought.
Journal of a Third Voyage of the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific William Edward Parry Philadelphia: H.C. Carey I. Lea, 1826. It is possible that this note alludes to the failed overland expeditions in the Arctic lead by Sir John Franklin between 1819-1822. During this time, Franklin lost more than half of. Forty-nine books and articles published during the last 140 years give two dozen different figures for the number of expeditions that participated in the search for Sir John Franklin 1847 – 59.
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