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The Story of Dr. Scoresby, the Arctic navigator

The Story of Dr. Scoresby, the Arctic navigator

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Published by T. Nelson in London, Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scoresby, William, -- 1789-1857.,
  • Explorers -- Biography.,
  • Arctic regions.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 18631
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (67 fr.)
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21358816M
    ISBN 100665186312

    About this Item: Headline Book Publishing 13/07/, Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.   The Navigator of New York is set against the background of the tumultuous rivalry between Lieutenant Peary and Dr. Cook to get to the North Pole at the beginning of the 20th century. It is also the story of a young man’s quest for his origins, from St. John’s, Newfoundland, to the bustling streets of New York, and the remotest regions of 4/5(1).

      But things are not what they seem, and darker secrets will be revealed before the story reaches its lengthy and moving epilogue. Navigator is generously stuffed with crisp writing, rich characterizations, and haunting descriptions of the harsh beauty of the Arctic (where “ice [is] thrust up like white lava from the center of the earth”).Author: Wayne Johnston. THE ARCTIC VOYAGERS.; WHAT DR. KANE HAS DISCOVERED. THE NORTH MEN IN TOWN. THE VESSELS AT THE NAVY-YARD. Historical Outline of Arctic Enterprise and Discovery.

    1, results for arctic exploration Save arctic exploration to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow arctic exploration to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed. To do this he has traced every sea ice definition in UK history from satellite data of the last three decades, to the accounts of renowned Arctic explorer, scientist and Whitby whaler William Scoresby Jnr (). Scoresby wrote an account of the Arctic regions and also deciphered some of the log book’s terminology.


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Worldcat notes, “This biography of William Scoresby () includes a description of the ‘Arctic Regions’, details of Scoresby’s early years in England, education in Edinburgh, whaling expeditions to Greenland, explorations in the Arctic Ocean and later life in England as a clergyman.”.

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ISBN:Format: Hardcover. The Story of Dr. Scoresby, the Arctic navigator [electronic resource]. Abstract "'Here the the Arctic navigator book stiffen, and have rest'--Coleridge."Electronic of access: Internet Analysis of a Journal of a voyage to the northern whale-fishery: including researches and discoveries on the eastern coast of West Greenland, made in the summer of by William Scoresby Scoresby, William, [ Microform, Book: ] At UNSW Library.

Scoresby, William - His book "An Account of the Arctic Regions" was the result of his experience travelling on and through ice. Scrimshaw - The delicate art of carving or engraving intricate designs on whalebone, whale ivory or walrus tusks. Scurvy - This ugly disease was referred to as "the curse of the Arctic.

The Arctic Regions. [William Scoresby] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not Cited by: Very timely book.

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STORY OF DR SCORESBY Arctic Navigator POLAR Exploration EXPEDITION Sailing SEA. C $; Buy It Now; Seven Log-Books The Arctic Voyages of Captain William Scoresby – - Whaling.

C $2,; or Best Offer. The Story of Dr Scoresby, the Arctic Navigator () – William Scoresby An Account of the Arctic Regions with a Description of the Northern Whale-Fishery: Volumes 1 & 2. The The Subtle Knife Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you.

The title page from the Story of Dr Scoresby, The Arctic Navigator. A tale of arctic navigation. The Story of Dr. Scoresby the arctic Navigator.

England. Source: aaaa Language: English. Author: Scoresby the Younger, William. Frontispiece from 'Le Conte du Tonneau etc' (English Title: 'A Tale of a Tub' by Jonathan Swift ().

William Scoresby (), English Master-Mariner, author, and divine, son of William Scoresby, born at Cropton, near Whitby; the two made regular visits of Greenland aboard the Resolution William Scoresby (), English Arctic navigator, the son.

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STORY OF BENVENUTO CELLINI, the Italian Gold-smith. STORY OF SIR HUMPHREY DAVY and the Invention of the Safety Lamp. STORY OF GALILEO, the Astronomer of Pisa. William Scoresby William Scoresby is the author of books such as An Account Of the Arctic Regions With a History and Description Of the Northern Whale-Fishery.

Books by William Scoresby. In the Land of White Death: An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic Insix months after Robert Falcon Scott and four of his men came to grief in Antarctica, a thirty-two-year-old Russian navigator named Valerian Albanov embarked on.

The great fjord system of East Greenland’s Scoresby Sund extends kilometres inland and boasts truly spectacular scenery. This is the world's longest and widest fjord and this expedition cruise offers the perfect way to explore these ancient icy waterways.

The first crow’s nest is credited to Captain William Scoresby Snr., who said to have invented the barrel like shelter for whale ship lookouts in Arctic waters in William Scoresby and his son of the same name sailed from Whitby in North Yorkshire, UK, in the Greenland whale fishery.

Before the introduction of the crow’s nest, also. STORY OF DR SCORESBY Arctic Navigator POLAR Exploration EXPEDITION Sailing SEA.

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She then rejoins her clan, which has met up with Lee Scoresby. The queen of the witch clan, Ruta Skadi, is also there. Lee is searching for Stanislaus Grumman, a famous arctic explorer.

Serafina and her clan send out witches to search for by: Johnston is an accomplished storyteller, with a gift for both description and character Arctic exploration, first love, and family secrets blend perfectly.” – Booklist “A historical novel with a resonant significance for the present The detail in The Navigator of New York is exact and gripping/5(19).