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Ross, John Sir 1777-1856

Overview
Works: 275 works in 937 publications in 6 languages and 6,480 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Naval history  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Maps  Gazetteers 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: G650 1829, 919.8
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Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 by John Ross( Book )

199 editions published between 1834 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage of discovery : made under the orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's ships Isabella and Alexander, for the purpose of exploring Baffin's Bay, and inquiring into the probability of a north-west passage by John Ross( Book )

80 editions published between 1819 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a journal of the voyage with information on ice conditions, descriptions of the Polar Eskimos of the Cape York Region, and of extensive stretches of red snow seen there. Also includes a record of personal equipment, all orders, and work carried out. Appendices include observations on magnetic variations, zoology, geology, latitudes and longitudes
Memoirs and correspondence of Admiral Lord De Saumarez : from original papers in possession of the family by John Ross( Book )

13 editions published between 1838 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of the celebrated admiral Adam John de Krusenstern, the first Russian circumnavigator by Ivan Fedorovich Kruzenshtern( Book )

14 editions published between 1856 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of Captain Sabine's Remarks on the late voyage of discovery to Baffin's Bay by John Ross( Book )

17 editions published between 1819 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to John Barrow, Esq., F.R.S., on the late extraordinary and unexpected hyperborean discoveries by John Ross( Book )

18 editions published between 1826 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rear Admiral Sir John Franklin a narrative of the circumstances and causes which led to the failure of the searching expeditions sent by government and others for the rescue of Sir John Franklin by John Ross( Book )

21 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appendix to the narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage : and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the year 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 by John Ross( Book )

18 editions published between 1835 and 1983 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia : 42 great landscape experiences by Richard I'Anson( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned photographer Richard l'Anson shares his greatest pictures of Australia's most spectacular wild places
Explanation and answer to Mr. John Braithwaite's Supplement to Captain Sir John Ross's Narrative of a second voyage in the Victory, in search of a northwest passage by John Ross( Book )

14 editions published between 1835 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arctic miscellanies. A souvenir of the late polar search by Horatio Thomas Austin( Book )

2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles from the ship's newspaper, Aurora Borealis, published monthly on the 'Assistance', Captain H.T. Austin, during the Franklin search of 1850-51. Marginal notes by James Donnot, surgeon
On communication to India, in large steamships, by the Cape of Good Hope printed by order of the India Steam-ship Company, and addressed to the British public by John Ross( Book )

8 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Reisen en lotgevalen van Kapitein John Ross op zijne ontdekkings togten naar de noordpools gewesten( Book )

9 editions published between 1837 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to John Barrow, Esq. on the subject of the polar expedition, or, The reviewer reviewed by John Ross( Book )

7 editions published between 1819 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of a view of the continent of Boothia discovered by Captain Ross in his late expedition to the polar regions : now exhibiting at the Panorama, Leicester Square by Robert Burford( Book )

3 editions published between 1834 and 1843 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhaal van eenen tweeden zeetogt en van verschiedene landreizen in de noordpool-gewesten ondernomen tot opsporing eener noordwestelijke doorvaart by John Ross( Book )

6 editions published between 1836 and 1983 in Dutch and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entdeckungsreise des Capitain Ross nach den nordwestlichen Polargegenden ein Buch zur Unterhaltung und Belehrung für alle Stände by John Ross( Book )

6 editions published between 1836 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Australia : 42 great landscape experiences
Alternative Names
John Ross

John Ross esploratore britannico

John Ross Schots ontdekkingsreiziger

John Ross schottischer Polarforscher

Ross 1777-1856 Captain

Ross, Captain (John), 1777-1856

Ross, John 1777-1856

Ross, Sir

Ross, Sir John

Sir John Ross

Джон Рос

Джон Росс

Росс, Джон

جان راس کاشف بریتانیایی

ジョン・ロス

Languages
English (445)

French (63)

German (58)

Dutch (34)

Swedish (4)

Danish (3)

Covers
Australia : 42 great landscape experiencesPolar pioneers : John Ross and James Clark Ross