WorldCat Identities

Beattie, Owen

Overview
Works: 20 works in 127 publications in 7 languages and 3,301 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G660, 919.8904
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Owen Beattie
Buried in ice by Owen Beattie( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probes the tragic and mysterious fate of Sir John Franklin's failed expedition to find the Northwest Passage in 1845
Frozen in time : unlocking the secrets of the Franklin expedition by Owen Beattie( Book )

81 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a series of expeditions (1981-6) which examined the graves and bodies on Beechey Island of three members of the 1845-48 Franklin expedition. Illustrated with colour photographs and maps
Dead silence : the greatest mystery in Arctic discovery by John Geiger( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of excavations at Marble Island ('Dead Man's Island')near Rankin Inlet in Hudson Bay, attempts to provide an explanation of the disappearance of the forty members of James Knight's expedition of 1719 to discover the Northwest Passage. It includes discovery of their submerged ships, and of evidence of a winter camp
Totenstille : das tragische Schicksal der Knight-Expedition von 1719 by John Geiger( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of prehistoric human skeletal material from the Gulf of Georgia Region of British Columbia by Owen Beattie( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery of human remains from Sir John Franklin's last expedition by Owen Beattie( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains first documentation of human remains in situ associated with the Franklin expedition of 1845-8. Also discusses previous discoveries of human remains associated with this expedition but which have been disturbed
Frozen in time the Franklin mystery( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the tragic and mysterious fate of Sir John Franklin's failed expedition to find the Northwest Passage in 1845
Fanget af isen by Owen Beattie( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frozen in time [unlocking the secrets of the Franklin expedition] by Owen Beattie( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Franklin's third arctic expedition set sail in 1845 and disappeared without a trace. During the next decade leaders of thirty-five expeditions failed to discover the missing explorers. In 1981, anthropoligist Owen Beattie found a human skull which, through three scientific expeditions, led to the solving of the mystery
Sepolti nei ghiacci by Owen Beattie( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report on newly discovered human skeletal remains from the last Sir John Franklin expedition by Owen Beattie( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buried in ice the mystery of a lost arctic expedition by Owen Beattie( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probes the tragic and mysterious fate of Sir John Franklin's failed expedition to find the Northwest Passage in 1845
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition by Caroline Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Se examina el hado trágico y misterioso de la expedición de John Franklin que fracasó en encontrar el Paso del Noroeste en 1845
Frozen in time: Unlocking the secrets of the the Franklin expedition by Owen Beattie( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Damage tolerance in aircraft structures - stp 486 by Owen Beattie( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Buried in ice the Franklin mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documents an archaeological expedition to Beechey Island, Northwest Territories to exhume the bodies of crew members of the ill-fated, 19th century Franklin Expedition in an effort to determine the cause of their demise. Shows techniques used by forensic anthropologists to determine contributing factors (e.g. lead poisoning) that led their deaths
The Folkins Lake burial site (FeOm 1) by Bruce F Ball( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dead silence the greatest mystery in Arctic discovery by Owen Beattie( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Victoria-born Beattie again co-authors with John Geiger (their previous bestseller was Frozen in time) to produce this archaelogical detective story. In 1719 James Knight sailed into Hudson Bay in search of the Northwest passage. Three centuries later, his two boats are discovered by Beattie and Geiger in this haunting re-creation of events
Dead silence : the greatest mystery in Arctic discovery by Owen Beattie( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

1983 salvage excavation of the DiPf-6 burial near Magrath, Alberta final report by J. Roderick Vickers( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Buried in ice
Alternative Names
Beattie, Owen Beverly

Owen Beattie Canadees antropoloog

Owen Beattie Canadian professor of anthropology

Languages
English (100)

German (20)

Spanish (2)

Estonian (1)

Danish (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Frozen in time : unlocking the secrets of the Franklin expedition