Narrative Of The Arctic Land Expedition To The Mouth Of The Great Fish River, and Along the Shores of the Arctic Ocean in the Years 1833, 1834 and 1835

By: Back George

Price: £44.00

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Book Condition: 663pp, 15 illusts, folding map, original blue cloth, faint ink stamp of SPRI on title page, VG in VG dw. A facsimile edition of the 1836 First Edition.


An expedition to search for the Second John Ross Expedition. The party travelled by canoe and portage down Slave River to Great Slave Lake where they received news of Ross's save return. They continued down the Great Fish River (now Back River) to the Arctic coast exploring previously unknown territory.

Title: Narrative Of The Arctic Land Expedition To The Mouth Of The Great Fish River, and Along the Shores of the Arctic Ocean in the Years 1833, 1834 and 1835

Author Name: Back George

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1970 reprint

Publisher: M. G. Hurtig Ltd: 1970

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 663pp, 15 illusts, folding map, original blue cloth, faint ink stamp of SPRI on title page, VG in VG dw. A facsimile edition of the 1836 First Edition.

Seller ID: 57286

Keywords: POLAR NORTH - polar exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen arctic north pole discovery travel arktis artique polaire back fish river canada canadian great slave ross expedition