Narrative of the Voyage of HMS Herald during the Years 1845-51 under the Command of Captain Henry Kellett, R.N., C.B.: Being a Circumnavigation of the Globe and Three Cruizes to the Arctic Regions in Search of Sir John Franklin

Narrative of the Voyage of HMS Herald during the Years 1845-51 under the Command of Captain Henry Kellett, R.N., C.B.: Being a Circumnavigation of the Globe and Three Cruizes to the Arctic Regions in Search of Sir John Franklin

by Berthold Seemann

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108049801
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 06/30/2012
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration Series
Pages: 346
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Herald ordered to search fro Franklin's expedition; 2. Behring's Strait; 3. The ice-cliffs of Eschscholtz Bay; 4. The Eskimoes; 5. Departure from Kotzbue Sound; 6. Second voyage to Behring's Strait; 7. Separation of the two vessels; 8. The Plover's wintering in Kotzbue Sound; 9. Mazatlan; 10. Journey into the interior of North-western Mexico; 11. Departure from Mazatlan; 12. Historical summary of the five years' search after Sir John Franklin; 13. Continuation of the voyage of the Herald; 14. The island of Hongkong; 15. Departure from Hongkong; 16. Stay at the Cape of Good Hope; Appendix; Index.

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