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The polar regions, or, A search after Sir John Franklin"s expedition

by Sherard Osborn

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Published by A.S. Barnes, H.W. Derby in New York, Cincinnati .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Sherard Osborn
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 42228, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 42228
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microfiches (115 fr.)
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24771311M
ISBN 100665422288
OCLC/WorldCa317934583

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Franklins Second Land Expedition Parrys Fourth or Polar Voyage in the Becla Sir John Franklin and the Arctic regions, a narrative showing the progress of British enterprise for the discovery of the North-west.   In an age when polar exploration was akin to space exploration today, Sir John Franklin's journeys of discovery captured the popular imagination. Originally published in , Thirty Years in the Arctic Regions is Franklin's own record of his two overland expeditions, begun in and , Brand: Skyhorse.

  Elevated bone lead levels in a crewman from the last Arctic expedition of Sir John Franklin. In: Sutherland, P.D. (editor). The Franklin era in Canadian Arctic history – Ottawa: National Museum of Man (Mercury Series, Archaeological Survey of Cited by: Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition by Scott Cookman starting at $ Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace/5(3).

  'Ghosts' In The Arctic: How The Long-Lost Franklin Expedition Was Found In the s, two British crews vanished while seeking a passage through the ice at the top of the world. Paul Watson became.   Sir John Franklin's ship found in Arctic years after sinking – video HMS Terror, the long-lost ship of British polar explorer Sir John Franklin, has .


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After years there are claims that one of Sir John Franklin's ships has been or by a Canadian team that has been searching since The original, intensive search for Franklin's lost expedition involved huge resources and numerous voyages to the Arctic.

It caught the imagination of the Victorian public in a way comparable. Sir John Franklin, (born ApSpilsby, Lincolnshire, England—died Jnear King William Island, British Arctic Islands [now in Nunavut territory, Canada]), English rear admiral and explorer who led an ill-fated expedition () in search of the Northwest Passage, a Canadian Arctic waterway connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

R yan Harris has spent six summers working in the Canadian Arctic hunting the two most sought-after wrecks in marine history: the lost ships of British explorer Sir John Franklin.

In those years. Sir John Franklin KCH FLS FRGS (16 April – 11 June ) was a British Royal Navy officer and explorer of the Arctic. Franklin also served as Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen's Land from to He disappeared while on his last expedition, attempting to chart and navigate the Northwest Passage in the North American icebound ships were abandoned and Preceded by: Sir George Arthur.

It has been called the greatest disaster in the history of polar exploration. Led by Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin, two state-of-the-art ships and hand-picked menthe best and the brightest of the British empiresailed from Greenland on J in search of the elusive Northwest s: This book is a tour-de-force of scholarship and should be required reading - in fact the first port of call - for anyone interested in the Franklin Expedition.

Although a Doctor by profession, the author devoted his life to analysing and understanding all aspects of the Franklin Expedition/5.

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The Lost Franklin Expedition, George Chambers, The Northwest Passage, Author: John Wilson; Publisher: Scholastic Canada ISBN: Category: Juvenile Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A dramatic Arctic adventure set during Sir John Franklin's doomed search for the Northwest Passage George Chambers is a fourteen-year-old aboard.

King, The Franklin Expedition from First to Last, R. Huish, Recent Expeditions to the Polar Regions, including all the Voyages in search of Sir J. Franklin, E.K. Kane, Arctic Explorations, the Second Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, MacClintock, The Voyage of the Fox in the Arctic Seas.

Inan expedition of men led by explorer Sir John Franklin left Great Britain for the Canadian Arctic in search of the Northwest Passage. Their ships the H.M.S. Erebus and the H.M.S. Sir John Franklin’s Arctic expedition departed England in with two Royal Navy bomb vessels, men and three years’ worth of provisions.

None were seen again until nearly a decade later, when their bleached bones, broken instruments, books, papers and personal effects began to be recovered on Canada’s King William Island. After Royal Navy captain Sir John Franklin disappeared in the Arctic in while seeking the Northwest Passage, the search for his two ships, Erebus and Terror, and survivors of his expedition became one of the most exhaustive quests of the 19th century.

Despite tantalizing clues, the ships were never found, and the fate of Franklin's expedition passed into legend as.

In media around the world buzzed with news that an archaeological team from Parks Canada had located and identified the wreck of HMS Erebus, the flagship of Sir John Franklins lost expedition to. Buy Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition Reprint by Cookman, Scott (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(29). For years, scientists, historians and amateur sleuths alike have been trying to figure out what led to the demise of the Franklin Expedition, one of.

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When I saw the summary for the book The Ice Blink, I was immediately captured by the Franklin subject, and got the book/5(42).28th of May H.M.S ships 'Erebus' and 'Terror' wintered in the Ice in lat. 70 05' N., long. 98 23' wintered in at Beechey Island, in lat. 74 43' 28" N., long. 91 39' 15" W., after having ascended Wellington Channel to lat.

77°, and returned by the west side of Cornwallis John Franklin commanding the consisting of 2 officers and .Stray leaves from an Arctic journal, or, Eighteen months in the polar regions: in search of Sir John Franklin's expedition, in the years by Osborn, Sherard,