Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69 / edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N. U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879.
|Main Author:||Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871.|
|Related Names:||Nourse, J. E. 1819-1889.|
Washington : G.P.O., 1879.
Discoveries in geography > American.
Arctic regions > Discovery and exploration.
This expedition, like his expedition of 1860-1862 was supported by private subscriptions, and both were undertaken to search for the records of the Franklin expedition and "to promote and benefit the cause of geography, navigation, natural history and science."
Edited from Hall's manuscripts, which were purchased by the government.
xlviii, 644 p. :
ill., plates, ports., maps ;
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