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Supplement to Captain Sir John Ross's Narrative of a second voyage in the Victory, in search of a North-west Passage [microform]: containing the suppressed facts necessary to a proper understanding of the causes of the failure of the steam machinery. Back to eBooks. Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years , , , , 7 editions.

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  ROSS, SIR JOHN (), British rear-admiral and Arctic explorer, son of the Rev. Andrew Ross, minister of Inch, Wigtonshire, entered the Royal Navy in , serving in the Mediterranean till , and afterwards in the Channel. In ISOS he acted as captain of the Swedish Fleet, and in was promoted commander. NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH. OF A NORTHWEST PASSAGE. AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTHERN MAGNETIC POLE. FIRST GREENWOOD REPRINTING. COLLECTION OF BOOKS. FIRST EDITIONS. AND OF A RESIDENCE IN THE ARCTIC Rating: % positive.


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: Narrative Of The Second Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions: In The Years () (): James Clark Ross: Books. Narrative of the Second Voyage of Captain Ross to the Arctic Regions, in the Item PreviewPages:   Narrative Of The Recent Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions In The Years Hardcover – Septem by Edwin Williams (Author) See all 23 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Edwin Williams.

Narrative of the Recent Voyage of Captain Ross to the Arctic Regions, in the Years And a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; with a Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries, from the Earliest Period to the Year Author: Edwin Williams: Compiled by: Edwin Williams: Publisher: Wiley & Long, Original from: the University of Michigan.

Narrative of a second voyage in search of a North-west passage: and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years, including Pages: Ross, John, Sir, Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, and of a residence in the Arctic regions: during the years,Supplement to Captain Sir John Ross's Narrative of a second voyage in.

Ross’s second voyage was undertaken in a small steamship, sponsored privately by Felix Booth, the maker of Booth gin. Sailing south through Prince Regent Inlet, Ross reached the Boothia Peninsula before being stopped by ice. Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-operate With the Polar Expeditions: Performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom, Under the Command of Captain F.W.

Beechey, R.N., F.R.S. in the Years26, 27, 28 (London: H. Colburn and R. Bentley, ), by Frederick William Beechey. Following his second expedition he published Narrative of the second voyage of Captain Ross to the Arctic regions in –33; compiled principally from the evidence of Captain Ross before the committee of the House of Commons (London, ) and Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, and of a residence in.

Inat the age of 72, Ross undertook a third voyage to the Arctic regions, this time in search of the expedition party of Sir John Franklin which had not been heard from for four years.

Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, The Four-Year Odyssey of Captain John Ross and the Victory.

New York: : Order of the Bath, Order of the Polar Star. NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF NORTH-WEST PASSAGE, and of a Residence In the Arctic Regions During the Years, Including the Reports of Commander, Now Captain, James Clark Ross.

Title. Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage, and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years, The main purpose of the Ross expedition was to find the position of the South Magnetic Pole, by making observations of the Earth's magnetism in the Southern hemisphere.

Ross did not reach the Pole, but did infer its position. The expedition made the first "definitive" charts of magnetic declination, magnetic dip and magnetic intensity, in place of the less accurate charts made by.

Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage: and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years, Including the reports of Commander, now Captain, James Clark Ross, and the discovery of the northern magnetic pole. A.W. Webster. NARRATIVE OF A SECOND VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the Years by Sir John Ross COVID Update May 8, Biblio is open and shipping Edition: First Edition.

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Narrative of a second voyage in search of a North-west passage: and of a residence in the Arctic regions during the years, including. Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a residence in the arctic regions during the years, The last voyage of Capt.

Sir John Ross, R. Knt. to the Arctic regions; for the discovery of a north west passage; performed in the years and To which is prefixed an abridgement of the former voyages of Captns. Ross, Parry & other celebrated navigators to the northern latitudes. Infrustrated by the lack of progress in searching for a northwest passage, a philanthropic gin distiller, Felix Booth, sponsored John Ross’s second expedition to the Arctic Regions.

With his nephew James Clark Ross as second-in-command, Ross sailed down Prince Regent Sound aboard HMS Victory in search of an opening to the west.Narrative of the second voyage of Captain Ross to the Arctic regions, in the years by M (Book) Antarctic exploration.: Letter from Captain Wilkes to the editor of the Union by Charles Wilkes (Book).Get this from a library!

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