Sir John Franklin : the search for the Northwest Passage

Book
Published 2007
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Summary:

A look at the life of Sir John Franklin, an Arctic explorer, who mysteriously vanished with his crew on his third attempt to find the Northwest Passage, a sailing route through the present-day Canadian Arctic Ocean.

ISBN:
9780778724568
9780778724209 (rlb)
0778724565
0778724204 (rlb)
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2007.
Description:
32 p. : ill. (some col.), maps.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
An Arctic adventurer
Before Sir John Franklin
Franklin's early life
Early Arctic expeditions
Franklin's last expedition
Searching for Franklin
Life at sea
The inuit
After the Franklin expedition
Franklin's legacy.
LCCN:
2007003406
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