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Record #187623:

Race to the Polar Sea: the heroic adventures of Elisha Kent Kane / Kenneth McGoogan.

Title: Race to the Polar Sea: the heroic adventures of Elisha Kent Kane / Kenneth McGoogan.
Author(s): McGoogan, Kenneth.
Date: 2008.
Publisher: Toronto: Harper Collins
Abstract: Biography of explorer and US Navy surgeon. Includes account of participation in Grinnell Arctic expedition (1850-51) which searched unsuccessfully for lost expedition of Franklin, and his organisation and leadership of second Grinnell Arctic expedition (1853-55).
Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1847-59 Franklin Search.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1853-55 Kane.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
92 -- Biographies: Kane, Elisha Kent.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*48) -- Northwest Passage.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 92[Kane, E.K.]
ISBN: 9781582434407
SPRI record no.: 187623

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