Buried in Ice
Scholastic/Madison Press Book, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
In 1845, Sir John Franklin and his crew set sail from England to find the Northwest Passage. They were never heard from again. Captivated by the exciting fictionalized account of the doomed voyage, readers will then join anthropologist Owen Beattie as he unravels the mystery of the expedition's tragic fate. Full-color photographs and illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - meblack19 - LibraryThing
This book is okay. The first few pages are great. There's a lot of information about the expedition and how the sailors might have died that would be a great addition to science classes. The middle ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - GrazianoRonca - LibraryThing
Owen Beattie is a professor of Anthropology at the University of Alberta, in Edmonton. In this book we can read his researches in Beechey Island, a remote island in the Canadian Arctic. In this island ... Read full review