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Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage (Dodo Press)

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Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel writing,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8408541M
    ISBN 101406515671
    ISBN 109781406515671

    Book/Printed Material A journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, and in quest of a North-west passage between Asia & America, performed in the years , , , and illustrated with a chart shewing the tracts of the ships employed in this expedition. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Voyages of Delusion: The Search for the North West Passage in the Age of Reason at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Cambridge Core - Regional History after - Narratives of Voyages Towards the North-West, in Search of a Passage to Cathay and India, to - edited by Thomas Rundall.


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voyages in search of the north-west passage. introduction. a discourse written by sir humphrey gilbert, knight.

chapter i. to prove by authority a passage to be on the north side of america, to go to cathay and the east indies. chapter ii. chapter iii. to prove by experience of sundry men’s travels the opening of some part of this north-west.

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Northwest Passage is an historical novel by Kenneth Roberts, published in Told through the eyes of primary character Langdon Towne, much of the novel follows the exploits and character of Robert Rogers, the leader of Rogers' Rangers, who were a colonial force fighting with the British during the French and Indian War.

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You may copy it, give it away or re-use it Author: Richard Hakluyt. The Northwest Passage (NWP) is the sea route to the Pacific Ocean through the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America via waterways through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.

The eastern route along the Arctic coasts of Norway and Siberia is accordingly called the Northeast Passage (NEP). The various islands of the archipelago are separated from one. Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage by Richard Hakluyt This free downloadable e-book can be read on your computer or e-reader.

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Free shipping for many products. European explorers first began to search for the Northwest Passage in the fifteenth century, but treacherous conditions and sea ice cover made the route impassible, foiling many expeditions.

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Hope you enjoy it. Early voyages for the Northwest Passage include three by the Elizabethan, Martin Frobisher.

But after the harrowing experiences of Luke Foxe and Thomas James in the s, the search for a passage would not begin again for nearly years. The search for a Northwest Passage began in the late 15th. The search for John Franklin and the discovery of the Northwest Passage. The many searches for the missing explorer John Franklin led to the discovery of all the Arctic waterways.

The knowledge gained from these voyages helped Amundsen to finally cross the Northwest Passage in. Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage, by Richard Hakluyt The Project Gutenberg eBook, Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage, by Richard Hakluyt, Edited by Henry Morley This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

For much of its time in service it was commanded by Sergeant Larsen, who wrote this personal account, richly illustrated, of the ship's most famous voyages.

The North-West Passage, and The Famous Voyages of the Royal Canadian Mounted: Police Schooner St. Get this from a library. Voyages in search of the North-West Passage. [Hakluyt, Richard, ?] -- Voyages in search of the North-West Passage / Richard Hakluyt.

Note: The University of Adelaide Library eBooks @ Adelaide. This book, first published inincludes these two guides, The Seaman's Secret and The Worlds' Hydrographical Description, together with accounts of the three voyages John Davis undertook in search of the North-West Passage between and Author: John Davis.

Full text of "Voyages in Search of the North-west Passage: From the Collection of Richard " See other formats. Northwest Passage was one of my favorites as a teen, but I hadn't give it a thought in more than two-score (!) years until a lapsed friend and I reconnected for a New Year's drink.

It turned out he was an Indian aficionado, too, with the French and Indian War () being one of /5. Book Excerpthe nethermost corners two gun chambers or other weights, by the driving whereof you shall plainly perceive the course of the water and current running with such like course in the bottom/5(6).

The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher: In Search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-West, A.D. Richard Collinson Cambridge University Press, - History - pages. Savours (The Voyages of Discovery, not reviewed) provides a thorough and transporting survey of North West Passage explorations, drawn, and laced with excerpts, from primary sources.

Using original manuscripts, ship’s logs, letters, and diaries, Savours recounts, voyage by voyage, the many attempts to discover a sea route from the North Atlantic to the North : Ann Savours. Graeme Kendall sailed his boat Astral Express through the North West Passage TAGS: Arctic Every so often, a book appears that blows preconceptions clean out of the porthole.

Background. The search for the northwest passage had been undertaken repeatedly since the voyages of Henry Hudson in the early 17th century. The most significant attempt was the expedition led by John Franklin, which had disappeared, apparently without uent expeditions had found evidence that Franklin's two ships had become stuck in ice, and that the Artist: Sir John Everett Millais, Bt.

The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher: In Search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-west,A.D. Richard Collinson. Hakluyt Society, - Arctic regions - pages. 0 Reviews. Voyages in Search of The North-West Passage, by Richard Hakluyt The Second Voyage of Master Martin Frobisher, Made to the West and North–West Regions in the yearwith a Description of the Country and People, written by Dionise Settle.

The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher, in search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-West, A.D. book Reprinted from the First Edition of Hakluyt's Voyages, with Selections from Manuscript Documents in the British Museum and State Paper OfficeCited by: 4. The Voyages of Sir James Lancaster, Kt., to the East Indies: With Abstracts of Journals of Voyages to the East Indies, during the Seventeenth Century, preserved in the India Office.

And the Voyage of Captain John Knight (), to seek the North-West Passage (Hakluyt Society, First Series #56). Certain Other Reasons or Arguments to Prove a Passage by the North-West Learnedly written by Master Richard Willes, Gentleman.

The First Voyage of Master Martin Frobisher To the North–West for the search of the passage or strait to China, written by Christopher Hall, and made in the year of our Lord Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage: ISBN () Hardcover, BiblioLife, Voyages of the English Nation to America: Collected by Richard Hakluyt, Preacher, and Ed.

The Northwest Passage is a series of waterways that connects the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, via the Arctic Ocean, along the northern coast of North America. – Prepare for your expedition to the high Arctic. You will receive a complimentary Helly Hansen expedition jacket and a re-usable aluminum water bottle.

The wind and water-resistant.Narratives of Voyages Towards the North-West, in Search of a Passage to Cathay and India, to ; With Selections from the Early Records of the Honourable the East India Company and from Mss. in the British Museum Volume 5 by.Attempts to find the Northwest Passage—a water route from Europe to Asia through the Arctic archipelago north of the Canadian mainland—began as far back as the lateth century.

After numerous failures, many involving disaster and great loss of life, the Northwest Passage finally was successfully navigated in –6 by the Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen (–).