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Record #3361:

Remarks on the Open Sea in the North Polar Basin / Robert White, Rear-Admiral Frederick William Beechey.

Title: Remarks on the Open Sea in the North Polar Basin / Robert White, Rear-Admiral Frederick William Beechey.
Author(s): White, Robert.
Beechey, Frederick William,
Date: 1855-57 [pub.1857]
In: Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. (1855-57 [pub.1857]), Vol. 1(2) (1855-57 [pub.1857])
Abstract: Paper communicated by John Barrow to meeting on 11 February 1856, giving reasons for believing that an open area of sea exists at the North Pole during the summer due to three months of sun/daylight. Refutation by Rear Admiral Beechey, quoting several recent Arctic expeditions.
Notes:

Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. Vol. 1(2) :27-30 (1855-57 [pub.1857]).

Keywords: 551.46(091) -- Oceanography, history.
551.326.7 -- Sea ice.
C -- Oceanography, hydrography and hydrology.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
(*601) -- Arctic basin.
SPRI record no.: 3361

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