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Arctic Hell-Ship

The Voyage of HMS Enterprise 1850-1855

by William Barr

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Published by The University of Alberta Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maritime history,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Arctic regions,
  • Polar Regions,
  • History / Canada / Pre-Confederation (to 1867)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9532845M
    ISBN 100888644728
    ISBN 109780888644725

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    Arctic Hell-Ship describes the daily progress of this little-known Arctic expedition, and examines the steadily worsening relations between Collinson and his officers. William Barr has based his research on a wide range of original archival documents, and the book is . ARCTIC HELL-SHIP: THE VOYAGE OF HMS ENTERPRISE – William Barr. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press. xiv + p, illustrated, soft cover. ISBN

    History books provide a repository of facts, ideas for the future, a resource Arctic Hell-Ship: describes the daily progress of this little-known Arctic expedition and examines the steadily worsening relations between Collinson and his officers. Barr based his research on a wide. Barr, William. Arctic Hell-Ship: The Voyage of HMS Enterprise – Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, pp. $ cloth, $ paper.


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