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Arctic North-East and West Passage.

Hessel Gerritsz

Arctic North-East and West Passage.

Detectio Freti Hudsoni, or Hessel Gerritsz"s collection of tracts by himself, Massa and De Quir on the N.E. and W. Passage, Siberia and Australia.

by Hessel Gerritsz

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Published by F. Muller in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Northeast Passage,
  • Northwest Passage,
  • Australia -- Discovery and exploration,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDetectio Freti Hudsoni
    ContributionsMuller, Samuel, 1848-, Massa, Isaac Abrahamszoon, b. 1587, Queiros, Pedro Fernandes de, d. 1615
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG639 G37 1878
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39, 48, 47 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17369910M

    Wess Wessling's United States Coast Guard Patch Archive. Arctic Summer W , (W=) CGC BURTON ISLAND, [Arctic] Summer W , (W=) SS MANHATTAN, Esso Humble oil tanker made Northwest Passage in with CGC NORTHWIND, CGC STATEN ISLAND.   Leaving Gjoa Haven he went west and passed Cambridge Bay which had been reached from the west by Richard Collinson in Continuing to the south of Victoria Island, the ship cleared the Canadian Arctic Archipelago on 17 August , but had to stop for the winter before going on to Nome on the Alaska District s Pacific coast.

    Glasgow University Library Special Collections Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage and of a residence in the Arctic regions the Narrative of a second voyage in search of a north-west passage and of a residence with Prince Regent Inlet. This leads north east to Lancaster Sound and out into the Atlantic ocean. The fabled sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Northwest Passage continues to grip our collective imagination. On this captivating day voyage, we invite you aboard our game-changing new vessel, Ultramarine, to explore this fascinating waterway with an incredible range of on-board comforts and off-ship adventures no other vessel can offer.

    The allure of the mysterious Northeast Passage has captivated adventurers for centuries. Its Russian-controlled waters are steeped in history and mystery, while abundant wildlife is found along its remote shores. Only a handful of passenger vessels have ever completed a transit of this waterway, but recent changes in the summer sea ice conditions mean that it is now possible for a brief time. the arctic north-east and west passage. detectio freti hudsoni or hessel gerritsz's collection of tracts by himself, massa and de quir on the n.e. and w. passage, siberia and australia. reproduced with maps in photolithography in dutch and latin after the editions of and augmented with a new english translation by fred. john Rating: % positive.


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