|ISBN:||039304632X 9780393046328 0393319504 9780393319507|
|描述：||399 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|内容：||His Lists (May 1855) --
Past the Cave Where the Cold Arises (June-July 1855) --
A Riot of Objects (July-August 1855) --
A Little Detour (August-September 1855) --
The Ice in Its Great Abundance (October 1855-March 1856) --
Who Hears the Fishes When They Cry? (April-August 1856) --
The Goblins Known as Innersuit (August-October 1856) --
Toodlamik, Skin and Bones (November 1856-March 1857) --
A Big Stone Slipped from His Grasp (April-August 1857) --
Specimens of the Native Tribes (September 1857) --
The Nightmare Skeleton (October 1857-August 1858).
An expedition by sea to the Arctic in 1885 to search for the explorer, John Franklin. The protagonists are two men from Philadelphia, the dynamic but foolhardy organizer and his companion, a naturalist who considers himself a loser. The loser lives, the dynamo dies. By the author of Ship Fever.