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Weird and tragic shores; the story of Charles Francis Hall, explorer

Author: Chauncey C Loomis
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Biography of commander of three arctic expeditions: in search of Franklin relics, 1860-62 and 1864-69, and towards North Pole, 1871-73.
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Genre/Form: History
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Loomis, Chauncey C., 1930-2009.
Weird and tragic shores.
New York, Knopf, 1971
(OCoLC)579869068
Online version:
Loomis, Chauncey C., 1930-2009.
Weird and tragic shores.
New York, Knopf, 1971
(OCoLC)627236601
Named Person: Charles Francis Hall; Charles Francis Hall
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chauncey C Loomis
ISBN: 0394451317 9780394451312
OCLC Number: 136234
Description: xiv, 367, xii pages illustrations, maps, portraits 22 cm
Contents: Cincinnati, New London, and New York --
Baffin Island : initiation --
Frobisher Bay : exploration --
Interim --
Roe's welcome, Repulse Bay, Igloolik, King William Island --
Interim --
Greenland : the expedition --
Washington : the inquiry.
Responsibility: [by] Chauncey C. Loomis.

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Biography of commander of three arctic expeditions: in search of Franklin relics, 1860-62 and 1864-69, and towards North Pole, 1871-73.

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