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JOHN FRANKLIN, born in 1786. Many naval experiences, including Trafalgar, before heading an expedition across northern Canada in 1819. Elected F.R.S. and knighted after a second expedition. Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen's Land, 1836 to 1843. Last expedition, 1845, was lost, and Franklin died in 1847 near the Arctic. Subsequent investigations have established him as the discoverer of the North-West Passage

GENRE
Travel & Adventure
RELEASED
2015
July 31
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
770
Pages
PUBLISHER
EBooksLib.com
SELLER
J M Lacombe
SIZE
1.1
MB

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