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Title
Arctic explorations :  the second and last United States Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin   / by Elisha Kent Kane ; with a biographical sketch of the author by Charles W. Shields.
Kane's explorations
Arctic explorations in the years 1853, '54, '55
Name/Creator
Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857, creator
Shields, Charles W. (Charles Woodruff), 1825-1904
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1372255 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
Hartford, Conn
Publisher
American Pub. Co.
Language
English
Description
766 p., [23] leaves of plates : ill., 1 map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Explorers -- United States -- Biography ;  Kane, Elisha Kent , 1820-1857 ;  Grinnell Expedition (2nd : 1853-1855) ;  John Franklin Arctic Expedition (1845-1851?) ;  Northwest Passage ;  Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- American

Category
Grinnell Expeditions, 1850-1855

Franklin_s Arctic Expeditions, 1819-1847

Arctic regions