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Record #119299:

Arctic critiques / Charles Churchyard.

Title: Arctic critiques / Charles Churchyard.
Author(s): Churchyard, Charles.
Date: 1992.
Publisher: Devil's Thumb Press
Abstract: Contains four essays on nineteenth-century Arctic exploration: 1. defends British explorers against "politically correct" criticisms of Berton; 2. suggests the establishment of Croker Mountains Award for errors in Arctic exploration history and lists some choice examples largely drawn from Berton; 3. discusses lead poisoning theory proposed by Beattie to account for loss of Franklin Expedition; and 4. land expedition proposed by Richard King to search for survivors of Franklin Expedition.
Keywords: 615.9 -- Toxic substances in foods.
64 -- Domestic science.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1845-48 Franklin.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1847-59 Franklin Search.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*48) -- Northwest Passage.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: (*48)
SPRI record no.: 119299

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