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Record #180755:

Resolute: the epic search for the Northwest Passage and John Franklin and the discovery of the Queen's ghost ship / Martin W. Sandler.

Title: Resolute: the epic search for the Northwest Passage and John Franklin and the discovery of the Queen's ghost ship / Martin W. Sandler.
Author(s): Sandler, Martin W.
Date: 2006.
Publisher: New York: Sterling
Abstract: Recounts history of HMS Resolute, role in search for Franklin, abandonment when ice-locked, subsequent recovery by Connecticut whaler, refit and return to Queen Victoria, and use of best timbers in US presidential desk.
Keywords: 629.12 -- Vessels: Resolute.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1847-59 Franklin Search.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1850-54 McClure.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*48) -- Northwest Passage.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*41) : 91(08)[1850-54 McClure]
ISBN: 1402740859
SPRI record no.: 180755

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