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The North-West Passage (Jackdaw)

Richard Howard

The North-West Passage (Jackdaw)

by Richard Howard

  • 12 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Jackdaw Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Northwest Passage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12165064M
    ISBN 101566961726
    ISBN 109781566961721

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The North-West Passage (Jackdaw) by Richard Howard Download PDF EPUB FB2

It was the basis for the movie "Northwest Passage", starring Spencer Tracy. The second half The North-West Passage book the book follows Major Rogers' further career in England and on the Northwest frontier. His pursuit of the legendary Northwest Passage will become a consuming passion, again narrated by Langdon Towne/5().

This book is the account of Roald Amundsen during his successful attempt to navigate his tiny ship, the Gjoa, through rain, snow, wind and waves from Norway to Alaska. The ocean voyage is very interesting, but of particular interest is his description of the Eskimos and their culture.4/5(24).

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “The North West Passage: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Gjoa /5(18). Amundsen describes his experiences living near Inuit people during two winters and one summer. Simply described with little judgement on the peculiarities of their way of life.

Covers first part of his famous north west passage voyage/5(5). Roald Amundsen's the North West Passage: Being The Record Of A Voyage Of Exploration Of The Ship gjöaVolume 1 [Amundsen, Roald, Hansen, Godfred] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(5).

Discovering the North-West Passage: The Four-Year Arctic Odyssey of H.M.S. Investigator and the McClure Expedition.

Glenn M. Stein. Rating details 10 ratings 4 reviews. From tothe ambitious Commander Robert McClure captained the HMS Investigator on a voyage in search of the missing Franklin Expedition, which sailed from England into the Arctic in to map the last /5.

Told through the eyes of primary character Langdon Towne, much of this novel centers around the exploits and character of Robert Rogers, the leader of Rogers' Rangers, who were a colonial force fighting with the British during the French and Indian War.

An insider's guide to navigating the Northwest Passage By Tristan Rutherford With wild weather and thick ice, navigating the Northwest Passage remains the ultimate maritime challenge. Tristan Rutherford explores its history and highlights, and finds out how to tackle it today.

The North-West Passage by Land. Being a narrative of an expedition from the Atlantic to the Pacific undertaken with the view of exploring a route across the continent to British Columbia through British Territory, by one of the Northern Passes in the Rocky Mountains/5. Author Kenneth Roberts | Submitted by: Jane Kivik Free download or read online Northwest Passage pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Kenneth Roberts. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. This is a good read about Killgrew and co and their trials and tribulations regarding the North West passage.

Killigrew is more believable in this adventure (well just), however the book is at times over the top with detail. The beginning takes a lot of stamina to wade through and for the most part in my mind is irrelevant/5(66).

The Northwest Passage, however, remained the most important goal, and the search for the passage continued even though at that time such a route had no commercial value.

Proof of the existence of the passage in the mids only revealed how difficult its transit would be, and it was not until the early 20th cent.

that the first transit was. The North West Passage; Volume 1 book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This work has been selected by scholars as being cu 4/5. Amazon. The North-West passage by land: being the narrative of an expedition from the Atlantic to the Pacific, undertaken with the view of exploring a route across the continent to British Columbia through British territory, by one.

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From tothe ambitious Commander Robert McClure captained the HMS Investigator on a voyage in search of the missing Franklin Expedition, which sailed from England into the Arctic in to map the last uncharted section of the North-West Passage. The Investigator and her consort the Enterprise were to pass through the Bering Strait from the west but a Pacific storm separated them.

Narrative of the first expedition to navigate the Northwest Passage in a single vessel, the expedition that brought Amundsen to prominence as a polar explorer. In he gave up the idea of medicine and decided to become an explorer.

After several months in Hamburg studying the science of terrestrial magnetism, he purchased an old ship, the Gjoa, 70ft long and thirty years old.

Northwest Passage by Kenneth Roberts. Paperback $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. $ View All Available Formats & Editions. Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase.

Publish your book with B&N. Northwest Passage was the second book by Roberts I read and this as well as all other works in Roberts 'Chronicles of Arundel' series sold me on the US.

Northwest Passage is the story of revenge within the framework of the French and Indian War, a Reviews: The Passage is still inaccessible for most parts of the year and only a few exploration companies offer a full Northwest Passage crossing attempt in the summer.

Travelling through the Northwest Passage is a unique experience only for the most adventurous explorers, and a unique experience. This item: The North West Passage by Roald Amundsen Paperback CDN$ In Stock.

Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ Details. The Arctic Grail: The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole, by Pierre Berton Paperback CDN$ /5(16). Graeme Kendall sailed his boat Astral Express through the North West Passage TAGS: Arctic Every so often, a book appears that blows preconceptions clean out of the porthole.Covering the entire period of exploration from the expedition of William Edward Perry in to that of Robert Peary in a single volume, Pierre Berton has written a revisionist history of the search for the Northwest passage and the North Pole.

26 illustrations/5(6).