Sir John Franklin and the Arctic regions ...

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Publisher: Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library

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Andrew Lambert's Franklin: Tragic Hero of Polar Navigation is the first new scholarly biography of Sir John Franklin in many years. How many? Well, it depends on how you count. Deadly Winter, Martyn Beardsley's biography, was more of a general-interest work, while John Wilson's lively volume, John Franklin: Traveller on Undiscovered Seas, was geared to Author: Russell Potter. By Sir John Franklin 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   Transcript. Arctic Ghost Ship. PBS Airdate: Septem NARRATOR: It's the most ambitious expedition of its , British explorer Sir John Franklin heads into the frozen wilderness.   Private journal of an exedition to the Arctic regions to ascertain the fate of Sir John Franklin and his crews, under the command of Sir Edward Belcher Kt C.B., consisting of Her Majesty's Ships ‘Assistance,’ ‘Resolute,’ ‘Pioneer,’ ‘Intrepid,’ and ‘North Star’ in Cited by: 6.

It is always interesting to read of the modern popular take of Sir John Franklin as “unimaginative” incompetent and the author of his final Arctic Expeditions demise (see the comments in this CBC article).Franklin was chosen, partly because of lobbying, but partly because he was the British Officer with the most Arctic experience. 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 , which took him to what is now the Northwest Territory of it was Franklin's . – Consists of copies of letters to and from Sir John Franklin, Sir John Richardson, Robert McVicar, and George Back, regarding exploration of northern Canada [Nunavut and Northwest Territories] (); original letter by John Ross about search for Franklin (nd); and other miscellaneous papers unrelated to Franklin and the Arctic. The last voyage of Capt. Sir John Ross, R. N. Knt. to the Arctic regions; for the discovery of a north west passage; performed in the years and To which is prefixed an abridgement of the former voyages of Captns. Ross, Parry & other celebrated navigators to the northern latitudes.

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By Sir John Franklin Originally published inThirty Years in the Arctic Regions is Franklin's own record of his two overland expeditions, begun in andwhich took him to what is now the Northwest Territory of it was Franklin's final expedition, to discover the sea route connecting the northern Atlantic and Pacific.

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[P L Simmonds]. Sir John Ross CB (24 June – 30 August ) was a British Royal Navy officer and Polar explorer. He was the uncle of Sir James Clark Ross, who explored the Arctic with him, and later led expeditions to Antarctica.

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Edition Reprint. Publisher Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press ISBN Number X / Seller ID. His boss, Sir John Franklin, responds with stubborn hubris: “We are two weeks from finding the grail,” he says, referring to the long-sought Northwest Passage.

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