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Published by E. Stanford in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Franklin, John, -- Sir, -- 1786-1847,
  • Fox (Steam yacht),
  • Northwest Passage,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- British

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John Brown.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 microfiches (300 fr.)
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19995220M
ISBN 100665479972

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  In , the Franklin expedition’s two ships, H.M.S. Erebus and H.M.S. Terror, disappeared with all their crew while searching for the Northwest Passage. Their fate . A statue of Franklin in his home town bears the inscription "Sir John Franklin – Discoverer of the North West Passage", and statues of Franklin outside the Athenaeum in London and in Tasmania bear similar inscriptions. Although the expedition's fate, including the possibility of cannibalism, was widely reported and debated, Franklin's. The Northwest Passage (NWP) is the sea route to the Pacific Ocean through the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America via waterways through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. The eastern route along the Arctic coasts of Norway and Siberia is accordingly called the Northeast Passage (NEP).. The various islands of the archipelago are separated from one .   Buy The North-West Passage, and the Plans for the Search for Sir John Franklin. a Review. with Maps. by John Brown, John Franklin from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:

For centuries the Northwest Passage seemed little more than a mirage. John Cabot urged his ships into the unknown in and to find it, but . Popular hero Sir John Franklin leads an expedition to find the fabled North West Passage route from Europe to the Orient. The chances of success are greater than they have ever been. Letters arrive home in England brought by a supply ship that accompanied the two expedition ships to Greenland before returning.   The long-lost ship of British polar explorer Sir John Franklin, HMS Terror, has been found in pristine condition at the bottom of an Arctic bay, researchers have said, in a discovery that.   In , Sir John Franklin set out with two ships to chart the Northwest Passage. He and his crew were never heard from again. Until their belongings began turning up on the Canadian : LEANNE SHAPTON.