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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 44 related to Frozen Ships: The Arctic Diary of Johann Miertsching, 1850-1854.   

In Quest of the North West Passage

Leslie H. Neatby - Northwest Passage - 1958 - 194 pages
An account of the historyof exploration for the North West Passage and of the men who conducted the search, including Frobisher, Davis, Hudson, Button, Bylot, Baffin, Franklin ...
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A Frenchman in Search of Franklin: De Bray's Arctic Journal, 1852-1854

Emile Frédéric de Bray, William Barr - History - 1992 - 339 pages
In April 1852 Emile Frederic de Bray sailed down the Thames on board Resolute. The ship was bound for the icy waters north of Canada as part of Sir Edward Belcher's Arctic ...
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The Ice Passage: A True Story of Ambition, Disaster, and Endurance in the ...

Brian Payton - Social Science - 2009 - 320 pages
A thrilling account of suffering and survival, The Ice Passage charts an epic quest from desire to destiny. It begins as a mission of mercy. Four and a half years after the ...
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Trapped in the Arctic, Book 16

Pierre Berton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1993 - 83 pages
Recounts how Robert John McClure and the crew of the "Investigator" discovered the Northwest Passage in 1850, but were forced to winter in the Arctic, where their ship was kept ...
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