To the Arctic by canoe, 1819-1821: the journal and paintings of Robert Hood, midshipman with Franklin

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Arctic Institute of North America, 1974 - Nature - 217 pages
To the Arctic by Canoe records the experiences of a remarkable young adventurer, Robert Hood, during the first overland Arctic expedition led by Sir John Franklin. Franklin's expedition was the first to travel the northern coast of North America's Arctic; in two birch-bark canoes the party surveyed no less than 675 miles of Arctic coastline.

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NARRATIVE OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF
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l Gravesend to York Factory
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The Buffalo Climate Aurora Borealis
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