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Arctic ordeal : the journal of John Richardson, surgeon-naturalist with Franklin, 1820-1822

Author: John Richardson, Sir; C Stuart Houston
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1994, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Only a handful of the original members of Sir John Franklin's first Arctic expedition returned. John Richardson was one of them. His journal recounts their journey across the Barren Grounds,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: John Richardson, Sir; John Richardson, Sir
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Richardson, Sir; C Stuart Houston
ISBN: 0773512233 9780773512238
OCLC Number: 243600793
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 349 pages) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: edited by C. Stuart Houston ; illustrated by H. Albert Hochbaum ; appendixes by John W. Thomson (lichenology) and Walter O. Kupsch (geology) ; foreword by W. Gillies Ross.
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"A sterling tribute to Richardson." Mark Abley, Books in Canada. "The combination of Richardson's journal and Houston's expert introduction and annotation makes Arctic Ordeal enthralling." I.S. Read more...

 
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