Arctic searching expedition

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Creator Richardson, John (Sir)
Murray, A. H.
Title Arctic searching expedition
Identifier P000266
Subject Explorers, Surveyors and Travellers--Overland Journeys to the Arctic
Journaux intimes
Northwest Passage--Description and travel
Prairie Provinces--Description and travel
Prairie Provinces--Geography
Rae, John, 1813-1893
Richardson, Sir John, 1787-1865
Notes print 2 vols., illus., ports., fold. map.; 22.5 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description Illustrations engraved by S. Hall, M. Hanhart, and H. Hanhart. Also published New York: Harper & Brother, 1852 & 1854 (xi, [13]-516, 6, 3p.); New York: Greenwood Press, 1969 (2 vols.). John Rae and Richardson made the journey in 1848-1849, crossing the Hudson's Bay Territory to Athabasca and Great Slave lakes.
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