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Elisha Kent Kane, Arctic challenger

Lace Kendall

Elisha Kent Kane, Arctic challenger

by Lace Kendall

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Published by Macrae Smith Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857 -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lace Kendall [pseud.]
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG635.K2 S8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5879993M
    LC Control Number63010716

    Kane, Elisha Kent - His book "Arctic Explorations" was the first introduction that many had to the Arctic and the "esquimeaux". Kayak - The Inuit invented the kayak, a one person boat used for hunting and transportation Khatanga - Great Woolly Mammoths preserved for .   Read "The Evolving Arctic: Current State of U.S. Arctic Policy - Strategies of Other Arctic Nations, Russia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Icebreakers, UNCLOS, SAR Assets" by Progressive Management available from Rakuten Kobo. The Arctic environment is in a state of flux and theBrand: Progressive Management.

    Elisha's oldest son, John Kane, adopted his step-mother's name becoming known as John Kintzing Kane or John K. Kane. John Kintzing () had a distinguished career as a lawyer and politician. A supporter of the Democratic Party, John Kintzing was appointed as a federal judge by James K. Polk in   For most of the nineteenth century, Elisha Kane was America’s celebrity explorer, a man revered for his eloquence, cultivation, and high-mindedness. Most of Kane’s men, however, thought he was an insufferable prig. Indeed, more than half of his crew turned against Kane in the Arctic, attempting to escape the Arctic without his approval.

    All iceberg drawings ship within 48 hours and include a day money-back guarantee. Elisha Kent Kane's Arctic Expedition Drawing. Mary Evans Picture Library. $ The Research Ship 'challenger' Among Drawing. Illustrated London News Ltd/Mar. $ Kane, Elisha Kent - His book "Arctic Explorations" was the first introduction that many had to the Arctic and the "esquimeaux". McClure, Robert - He and his crew were credited for finding the route of the Northwest Passage.


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“STANDS IN THE ANNALS OF ARCTIC EXPLORATION AS ARCHETYPE OF VICTORY IN DEFEAT” KANE, Elisha Kent. Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin,‘54, ‘ Philadelphia: Childs & Peterson, Two volumes.

Elisha Kent Kane (1 ) ARCTIC PROFILES The first American arctic explorer of note, Elisha Kent Kane was a man of broad interests and varied talents. Although he died when he was only 37 years old, he distinguished himself as a career. U.S. naval physician Elisha Kane’s Arctic Explorations is an account of one of the last of the expeditions in search of Sir John Franklin and the Northwest Passage, the second such search and rescue financed by American philanthropist Henry Grinnell.

These expeditions had “no parallel in maritime annals, and which, while prosecuting the. First edition of Arctic Explorations by Elisha Kent Kane, in two volumes and published in Octavo, [two volumes], (2), pp; (2), pp.

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Collection includes the"Fair Augusta" figurehead from the Advance; Elisha's sword, his pipe, Hicks portrait, sea scares, an Operti oil of the abandonment of the Advance and lots more/5(8). Elisha Kent Kane, Arctic challenger by Lace Kendall (Book) 1 edition published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

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Kane made two trips to the North, both as searches for the doomed British explorer Sir John Franklin. The Arctic was just one more stop though in a life spent seeing as much of the world as possible. Arctic explorations in search of Sir John Franklin by Kane, Elisha Kent, Publication date Topics Franklin, John, Sir,Grinnell Expedition ) Publisher London, Nelson Collection toronto Digitizing sponsor University of Pages: ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS: THE SECOND GRINNELL EXPEDTION IN SEARCH OF JOHN FRANKLIN,'54, '55 Vol.

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