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Ross, John Sir 1777-1856

Overview
Works: 229 works in 906 publications in 4 languages and 6,630 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Naval history  History  Sources  Gazetteers  Records and correspondence  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: F1060, 919.8
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Most widely held works about John Ross
 
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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 )

206 editions published between 1834 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,159 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 )

106 editions published between 1819 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 592 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 )

25 editions published between 1838 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 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 )

17 editions published between 1826 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of the celebrated admiral Adam John de Krusenstern, the first Russian circumnavigator by Charlotte Bernhardi( Book )

10 editions published between 1856 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 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 )

17 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arctic miscellanies. A souvenir of the late polar search( 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
De Reisen en lotgevalen van Kapitein John Ross op zijne ontdekkings togten naar de noordpools gewesten by John Ross( Book )

10 editions published between 1837 and 1982 in Dutch and German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

9 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of a second voyage in search of a northwest passage, and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 by John Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1819 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of the celebrated admiral Adam John de Krusentern : the first Russian circumnavigator. by Charlotte Bernhardi( Book )

4 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 30 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 27 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 )

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

A new edition of Captain Ross's voyage to the North Pole by John Ross( Book )

5 editions published between 1833 and 1835 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages and travels of Captains Ross, Parry, Franklin, and Mr. Belzoni : forming an interesting history of the manners, customs, and characters of various nations by John Frederick Dennett( Book )

5 editions published between 1827 and 1838 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Ross

John Ross esploratore britannico

John Ross Schots ontdekkingsreiziger

John Ross schottischer Polarforscher

Ross 1777-1856 Captain

Ross, capitaine (John), 1777-1856

Ross, Captain (John), 1777-1856

Ross, John 1777-1856

Ross, John, Sir, 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 (461)

German (55)

French (51)

Dutch (31)

Covers
Polar pioneers : John Ross and James Clark Ross