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The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin

by Peter Lund Simmonds

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Published by Miller, Orton & Mulligan in Auburn and Buffalo .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsG625 .S5 1854
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24609930M
LC Control Number26021262

“SUDDEN DEATH IN THE DARK WATERS OF LANCASTER SOUND”: FIRST EDITION OF STRAY LEAVES FROM AN ARCTIC JOURNAL, , OSBORN’S ACCOUNT OF THE SEARCH FOR THE FRANKLIN EXPEDITION. OSBORN, Sherard. Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal; Or, Eighteen Months in the Polar Regions, In Search of Sir John Franklin’s Expedition. Free The Arctic regions: Being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, under the patronage of Henry Grinnell of New York PDF Download Advantages of digital books are books we will never be obsolete by the time and ypu are not burdened with a book that is too large and heavy.

This account by three American authors of one thousand years of exploration in the Arctic regions, culminating in the voyage and loss of the USS Polaris in , was published in The work, which is derived from many earlier published accounts, begins with a short and highly sentimental biography of the famous American explorer Elisha Kane. The Arctic regions- being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin () ().jpg 2, × 1,; MB The Arctic regions- being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin () ().jpg 2, × 1,; MB.

About this book. A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library Collection. This account by three American authors of one thousand years of exploration in the Arctic regions, culminating in the voyage and loss of the U.S.S. Polaris in , was published in Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin, in the Years , '54, '55 [Volume by KANE, Elisha Kent COVID Update J Biblio is open and shipping orders.


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The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin by Peter Lund Simmonds Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Arctic regions [microform]: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, under the patronage of Henry Grinnel, Esq. of New York by Simmonds, P. (Peter Lund), Pages: The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, under the patronage of Henry Grinnell, esq.

of New York. Sir John Franklin And The Arctic Regions: With Detailed Notices Of The Expeditions In Search Of The Missing Vessels Under Sir John Franklin: To Which Is Added An Account Of The American Expedition [Simmonds, P.

L., Lord, John C., Grinnell, Henry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sir John Franklin And The Arctic Regions: With Detailed Notices Of The Expeditions In Search Author: P.

Simmonds. The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin by Simmonds, P. (Peter Lund), Pages: The Arctic Regions: Being an Account of the American Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin (Paperback or Softback) Simmonds, P.

(Peter Lund) Published by Wentworth Press 8/24/ (). Simmonds - Sir John Franklin and the Arctic Regions: With detailed notices of the expeditions in search of the missing vessels under Sir John Franklin/ To which is added an account of the American Expedition under the patronage of Henry Grinnel, Esq.

with an introduction to the American Edition by John C. Lord, D. - Buffalo, Geo. Derby and Co. The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, (Auburn and Buffalo, Miller, Orton & Mulligan, ), by P.

Simmonds (page images at HathiTrust) Arctic researches, and life among the Esquimaux; (New York, Harper, ), by Charles Francis Hall (page images at HathiTrust).

McClure Arctic expedition led by Robert McClure, a British search for the members of Franklin's lost expedition; – First Grinnell expedition led by Edwin De Haven, first American search for the members of Franklin's lost expedition and found the graves of crew members John Torrington, William Braine and John Hartnell on Beechey.

The Arctic regions: being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, Also available in digital form. Contributor: Simmonds, P. (Peter Lund) Date: Frederick Gustavus Schwatka was one of America's most important Arctic explorers.

While honoured in his time, he is only a footnote in the search for Sir John Franklin. He commanded, in –, an expedition of the American Geographical Society of New York which had the aim of retrieving records from King William Island.

'Frozen in Time' is a beautifully written account of the various attempts to seek evidence revealing the fate of the men under the leadership of Sir John Franklin who set out in to discover the North-West passage, and who disappeared into apparent s: Biography Arctic exploration.

Ross was born in London, the nephew of Sir John Ross, under whom he entered the Royal Navy inaccompanying him on Sir John's first Arctic voyage in search of a Northwest Passage in Between andRoss took part in four Arctic expeditions under Sir William Parry, and in toagain served under his uncle on Sir John's second Arctic.

Correspondence respecting the American expedition to the Arctic Seas, in search of Sir John Franklin & c Canadian Arctic expedition: return to an address of the Honourable the House of Commons, dated 11 Junefor, "Copy of any communication from Her Majesty's Consul at Washington to Her Majesty's principal Secretary of State for Foreign.

Sir John Franklin. It was in that Sir John Franklin and his crew left England to search for the fabled Northwest Passage. They were never to be seen again, and the fate of the men was the object of many searches and much speculation. Ina cairn and several bodies were discovered on King William Island, where a note stated the.

Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal; or, Eighteen Months in the Polar Regions, in Search of Sir John Franklin's Expedition, in the Years - Kindle edition by Osborn, Sherard. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Stray Leaves from an Arctic Reviews: 7.

Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin ZIP Code, destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or ry times may vary, especially during peak Rating: % positive.

In command was Sir John Franklin who had previously commanded two other Arctic expeditions. Scientists have known for a while that the voyage most likely ended up with some form of cannibalism being practiced among the ship’s crew.

However, the full extent of this has now been revealed. By the autumn of it was clear that John Franklin and his crew were lost in the Arctic. The explorer John Rae famously reported that Franklin’s m We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are.

The cards themselves are drawn from several sources; the court cards depict Franklin and his men, based on Beard's Daguerreotypes; the number cards contain excerpts from an book entitled "Sir John Franklin and the Arctic Regions: With Detailed Notices of the Expeditions in Search of the Missing Vessels Under Sir John Franklin, by P.L.

Correspondence, diaries (including two from the period which present a detailed account of being caught and trapped in the ice of the Arctic seas), excerpts from William Parker Snow's "Journal in the Arctic Seas," a scrapbook, and newspaper clippings concerning De Haven's command of an expedition to search the Arctic regions for Sir.

The Arctic regions- being an account of the American expedition in search of Sir John Franklin () ().jpg 2, × 1,; MB The magazine of American history with notes and queries () ().jpg 3, × 2,; MB.The Search For Franklin, A narrative of the American expedition under lieutenant Schwatka.

Schwatka's account of his search expedition. Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall, by Nourse, Washington, C. F. Hall's search for Franklin .Nares was recalled to England to head a polar expedition.

The success of the American expedition under Hall had reawakened British interest in arctic dis– covery, and the Government, hoping to stimulate maritime enterprise to the north– ward was in favor of a scientifically equipped expedition to explore the regions around the North Pole.