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Arctic expedition

Great Britain. Parliament.

Arctic expedition

papers and correspondence relating to the equipment and fitting out of the Arctic expedition of 1875, including report of the Admiralty Arctic Committee.

by Great Britain. Parliament.

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Published by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode ... for HMSO in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientific expeditions -- Arctic regions -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- British.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPapers and correspondence relating to the equipment and fitting out of the Arctic expedition of 1875, including report of the Admiralty Arctic Committee
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Digital series = CIHM/ICMH collection numérisée -- no. 9_01410, Command papers / Great Britain. Parliament -- C. 1153.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19489957M
    ISBN 100659014106
    OCLC/WorldCa163278849

      Directed by George Butler. With Liam Neeson, Julian Ayer, John Blackborow, David Cale. A retelling of Sir Ernest Shackleton 's ill-fated expedition to Antarctica in , featuring new footage of the actual locations and interviews with surviving relatives of key expedition members, plus archived audio interviews with expedition members, and a generous helping of the footage and still /10(K).   Most of the information about the expedition came from John H. Bryant and Harold N. Cones deeply researched book Dangerous Crossings: The First Modern Polar Expedition, In addition to the papers of Byrd, MacMillan, and MacDonald, Bryant and Cones consulted textual records held at NARA to complete the picture of the expedition.

    A USBBY Outstanding International Book Young, up-and-coming illustrator William Grill weaves a detailed visual narrative of Shackleton's journey to Antarctica. Grill's beautiful use of colored pencils and vibrant hues effortlessly evokes the adventure and excitement that surrounded the expedition. Aircraft flights in which he served as a navigator and expedition leader crossed the Atlantic Ocean, a segment of the Arctic Ocean, and a segment of the Antarctic Plateau. Byrd claimed that his expeditions had been the first to reach both the North Pole and the South Pole by air. His claim to have reached the North Pole is : Octo , Winchester, Virginia.

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