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Author Sides, Hampton.

Title In the kingdom of ice : the grand and terrible polar voyage of the USS Jeannette / Hampton Sides.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    910.452 SID    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    910.452 SID    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 454 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary A dramatic account of the ill-fated 19th-century naval expedition to the North Pole cites the contributions of German cartographer August Peterman, New York Herald owner James Gordon Bennett and famed naval officer George Washington De Long in the team's efforts to survive brutal environmental conditions.
Subject Bennett, James Gordon, 1841-1918.
De Long, George W. (George Washington), 1844-1881.
Jeannette (Steamer) -- History.
Shipwrecks -- Arctic Ocean -- History -- 19th century.
Shipwreck survival -- Arctic Ocean -- History -- 19th century.
Shipwreck survival -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9780385535373

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