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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 enquiring into the probability of a North-west Passage

Author: John Ross, Sir; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,
Publisher: London : Printed by Strahan and Spottiswoode, Printer's-Street, for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-Row, 1819.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Author's journal of 1818 expedition in search of Northwest Passage. Includes information on ice conditions, and descriptions of Polar Eskimos of Cape York region and of extensive stretches of red snow seen there. Also contains record of personnel, equipment, all orders, and work carried out.
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Ross, John, Sir, 1777-1856.
Voyage of discovery.
London, Printed by Strahan and Spottiswoode ... for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1819
(OCoLC)590568113
Online version:
Ross, John, Sir, 1777-1856.
Voyage of discovery.
London, Printed by Strahan and Spottiswoode ... for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1819
(OCoLC)609427849
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ross, Sir; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,
OCLC Number: 653657
Notes: Includes appendix of scientific observations and reports.
Description: 2 v. : folded map, fold. plans ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: by John Ross, K.S., Captain Royal Navy.

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Author's journal of 1818 expedition in search of Northwest Passage. Includes information on ice conditions, and descriptions of Polar Eskimos of Cape York region and of extensive stretches of red snow seen there. Also contains record of personnel, equipment, all orders, and work carried out.

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