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The Resource Ice blink : the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition, Scott Cookman

Ice blink : the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition, Scott Cookman

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Ice blink : the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition
Title
Ice blink
Title remainder
the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition
Statement of responsibility
Scott Cookman
Title variation
Ice blink
Title variation remainder
the tragic fate of Sir John Franklins lost polar expedition
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the trail of the expedition by Sir John Franklin, which sailed north from Greenland in 1845 with two iron-plated ships and 128 men, only to be swallowed up by the ice and snow
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
173214
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cookman, Scott
Dewey number
919.804
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G660
LC item number
.C66 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, John
  • Franklin, John
  • Northwest Passage
  • Arctic regions
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Discovery and exploration, British
  • Arctic Ocean
  • Arctic Regions
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition
Label
Ice blink : the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition, Scott Cookman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The epitaphs -- Messages from the dead -- The enigma: Sir John -- The passage -- Two ships -- Specters -- Ships' commanders -- Ships' companies -- Outward bound -- Beechey Island -- The last summer -- Beset -- Imprisoned -- The curse -- The culprit -- Houndsditch -- Schedules -- The dying time -- Killer at large -- The death march -- Cannibalism -- The culprit's footprints -- The empty prize -- Afterword: Anatomy of a disaster -- Appendix I: Provisions -- Appendix II: Northwest Passage voyages: mortality rates -- Appendix III: Mid-nineteenth-century naval medicine -- Appendix IV: Expedition muster
Control code
ocm42428762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780471404200
Lccn
99047620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42428762
Label
Ice blink : the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's lost polar expedition, Scott Cookman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The epitaphs -- Messages from the dead -- The enigma: Sir John -- The passage -- Two ships -- Specters -- Ships' commanders -- Ships' companies -- Outward bound -- Beechey Island -- The last summer -- Beset -- Imprisoned -- The curse -- The culprit -- Houndsditch -- Schedules -- The dying time -- Killer at large -- The death march -- Cannibalism -- The culprit's footprints -- The empty prize -- Afterword: Anatomy of a disaster -- Appendix I: Provisions -- Appendix II: Northwest Passage voyages: mortality rates -- Appendix III: Mid-nineteenth-century naval medicine -- Appendix IV: Expedition muster
Control code
ocm42428762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 244 pages
Isbn
9780471404200
Lccn
99047620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42428762

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