Title James Fitzjames. The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition
Book Condition 224pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper.
Edition 2010 First Edition
Publisher The History Press 2010
0752455125 / 9780752455129
Seller ID 65417
The first complete biography of the captain of HMS Erebus. Aged 32 he joined the Franklin Expedition with an already successful Naval career hoping to make his name. He was a charismatic man with a wicked sense of humour, but was also not what he seemed. He concealed several secrets, including the scandal of his birth, the source of his influence and his plans for after the Franklin Expedition.
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