|01-06-2012, 05:03 PM||#1|
Join Date: Sep 2010
Device: prs-t1, tablet, Nook Simple, assorted kindles
Kane, Elisha Kent: Explorations, The 2. Grinnell Expedition. V2. 25 March 2012
Elisha Kent Kane, on his second expedition to look for the lost Franklin Expedition, went north through Smith's Sound, wintering a record north along Greenlands north-western coast. After two winters, they abandoned their ice-bound ship and reached the northernmost Danish settlement at Upernavik.
Of particular interest in this work is the description of their interaction with the hitherto isolated polar eskimo communities, and how Kane's party gradually learnt survival skills from them.
25. March 2012: Added the illustrations, new cover + minor improvements.
1st version downloaded 45 times
Last edited by SBT; 03-25-2012 at 05:39 PM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|25% Kobo Expires 9 Jan 2012||bookratt||Deals, Freebies, and Resources (No Self-Promotion)||1||01-08-2012 04:10 PM|
|Action Various: The Lone Eagle Sampler. V1. 5 Jan 2012||crutledge||Kindle Books (offline)||1||01-05-2012 11:27 PM|
|Western Various: Lariat Sampler. V1. 3 Jan 2012||crutledge||Kindle Books (offline)||0||01-03-2012 04:14 PM|
|Western Various: Lariat Sampler. V1. 3 Jan 2012||crutledge||ePub Books (offline)||0||01-03-2012 04:11 PM|
|Western Various: Lariat Sampler. V1. 3 Jan 2012||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||0||01-03-2012 04:09 PM|