Buy The Voyage of the Jeannette 2 Volume Set: The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship And Ice Journals Of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N.,. Library Collection - Polar Exploration 1 by Long, George Washington De, Long, Emma De ISBN: 9781108050173 from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Full text of "The voyage of the Jeannette.The ship and ice journals of George W. De Long, lieutenant-commander U.S.N. and commander of the Polar expedition of. A hundred years ago, in the summer of 1881, the Rodgers, commanded by Lieut. Robert M. Berry was dispatched to the Chukchi Sea to search for the Jeannette, which under the command of Lieut. Comdr. George W. De Long had entered the Chukchi Sea in an attempt to reach the North Pole in the summer of 1879 and had not been heard from.
The Jeannette crushed in the ice, [frontispiece], De Long, George W. The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U. S. N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881, Edited by his Wife, Emma De Long. Boston, MA and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1883.
Aug 01, 2014 · 17 hours, 31 minutes On July 8, 1879, Captain George Washington De Long and his team of thirty-two men set sail from San Francisco on the USS Jeanette. Heading deep into uncharted Arctic waters, they carried the aspirations of a young country. Title: The Voyage of the Jeannette. The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881. Author: George W. DeLong - George Washington DeLong was a United States Navy officer and explorer. Born in New York City, he was educated at the United States Naval Academy in. Title page and frontispiece of The Voyage of the Jeannette with an engraving of George De Long and an image of the ship. As I was scouting the bookshelves a few months ago in search of something to inspire a new exhibit, I came across two volumes of “The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar.
Title: The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and the Ice Journals of George W. DeLong, Lietenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881 - George W. DeLong, Emma DeLong Author: Emma De Long, George W. DeLong - George Washington DeLong was a United States Navy officer and explorer. The voyage of the Jeannette; the ship and ice journals of George W. De Long, lieutenant-commander U.S.N., and commander of the polar expedition of 1879-1881 Creator/Contributor: De Long, George W. George Washington, 1844-1881, creator De Long. Hooker was a member of Ross’s Antarctic expedition 1839-43, and chapters 2 to 7 in volume I are devoted to the voyage. Hooker also is remembered as the most famous early explorer and botanist.
the ship and ice journals of george w. de long, lieutenant-commander u.s.n., and commander of the polar expedition of 1879 - 1881. De Long, George W.: Boston. 1884/1883. Nov 16, 2014 · Influenced by the deluded idea of German geographer and armchair explorer, August Petermann and of many of his contemporaries that the North Pole lay in the middle of an ice-free Open Polar Sea, surrounded by a relatively narrow annular belt of sea-ice, in the 1870’s, following the disastrous outcome of Charles Francis Hall’s expedition on board Polaris in 1871-73, Lt. George W. De Long. The United States Exploring Expedition of 1838–1842 was an exploring and surveying expedition of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding lands conducted by the United States. The original appointed commanding officer was Commodore Thomas ap Catesby Jones.Funding for the original expedition was requested by President John Quincy Adams in 1828, however, Congress would not implement funding. De Long, G. W., 1884: The Voyage of the Jeannette: The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879–1881, Vols. 1 and 2, Houghton Mifflin, 911 pp. Google Scholar. The polar regions present several unique challenges to meteorology, including remoteness and a harsh environment. We summarize the evolution of polar meteorology in both hemispheres, beginning with measurements made during early expeditions and concluding with the recent decades in which polar meteorology has been central to global challenges such as the ozone hole, weather prediction, and.
The Voyage of the Jeannette.; The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lieutenant-Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1879-1881 [In Two Volumes, Illustrated] [from the Steve Fossett collection]. Moore, Robert W., Lieutenant Commander USNR The collection consists of a small number of personal papers and one photograph as an enlisted man taken in 1917 relating to Lieutenant Commander Moore's naval service including a rarely seen example of a "Subpoena and Summons Extraordinary" for the Crossing-the-Line Ceremony held onboard the USS.
Ice Ship will appeal to all those fascinated with polar exploration, maritime adventure, and wooden ships, and will captivate readers of such books as The Endurance, In the Heart of the Sea, and The Last Place on Earth. With more than 100 original photographs, the book brings the Fram to life and light." Source: From the publisher's website. The dot grew in size and became the form of a ship—the USS Jeannette. She plied through the rough, salty, white- capped waters on an epic journey. It was July 8, 1879, and Lieutenant Commander George Washington De Long and his crew were attempting a historic voyage to become the first expedition to reach the North Pole via the Bering Strait.
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The voyage of the Jeannette: the ship and ice journals of George W. De Long, lieutenant-commander U. S. N., and commander of the Polar expedition of 1879-1881. Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and co., 1883. The Polar Silk Road & Arctic Maritime Development The release this year of China’s White Paper on Arctic policy, and their particular interest and potential for influence in polar shipping, led. Preface Men and ships are the Navy. How to recruit, train, and retain men, how to increase the efficiency and habitability of ships, and how to organize their crews, have always been questions confronting the Navy. Eighty years ago, the prize-winning essay of the 1891 United States Naval Institute's contest was devoted to these questions. By permission of the Institute, the Naval Historical. Journal of the American Society for Naval Engineers - Free ebook download as PDF File.pdf, Text File.txt or read book online for free. listing of every log and every journal over hundereds of years into the american society for naval engineers handbook log. explains how to do just about anything mechanical and has the private thoughts of some of the worlds smartest men.
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