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Sir John Franklin’s Erebus and Terror Expedition
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Gillian Hutchinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-13 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In 1845, British explorer Sir John Franklin set out on a voyage to find the North-West Passage – the sea route linking the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific. The expedition was expected to complete its mission within three years and return home in triumph but the two ships, HMS Erebus
Sir John Franklin's Erebus and Terror Expedition
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Gillian Hutchinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-19 - Publisher: Conway

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Sir John Franklin's Last Arctic Expedition
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Richard Julius Cyriax
Categories: Arctic regions
Type: BOOK - Published: 1939 - Publisher:

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Frozen in Time
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Owen Beattie, John Geiger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-23 - Publisher: Greystone Books

The truth about what happened on Sir John Franklin’s ill-fated Arctic expedition of 1845–48 has been shrouded in mystery for 165 years. Carrying the best equipment that the science and technology, Franklin and his men set out to “penetrate the icy fastness of the north, and to circumnavigate America.” The
Relics of the Franklin Expedition
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Garth Walpole
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-31 - Publisher: McFarland

Sir John Franklin’s Arctic expedition departed England in 1845 with two Royal Navy bomb vessels, 129 men and three years’ worth of provisions. None were seen again until nearly a decade later, when their bleached bones, broken instruments, books, papers and personal effects began to be recovered on Canada’s King