The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848), Mon 17 Feb 1834, Page 2 - Captain Ross, and the Arctic Expedition. 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 Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Ross was born in London, the nephew of Sir John Ross, under whom he entered the Royal Navy in 1812, accompanying him on Sir John's first Arctic voyage in search of a Northwest Passage in 1818. 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 16 plates on India paper mounted, after Back (13) and B. Waterhouse Hawkins (3), (7 lithographed by An old wooden crate, marked from an 1834 Arctic expedition, is discovered by a janitor beneath the basement stairs at the zoology department of Horlicks University. At the time, John Carpenter was shooting The Thing (1982), which is set in Antarctica. 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. 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 : illustrated by a map and plates Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. 4to (11 1/8 x 8 5/8 inches). Biography Arctic exploration. HMS Hecla was a Royal Navy Hecla-class bomb vessel launched in 1815. ARCTIC EXPEDITION JUNE 19, 1834." He notifies Dexter Stanley, the school's biology professor, and together they open it to discover the crate contains a small yet powerful - and hungry - beast, still alive after 140 years. Richardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865. 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 … Between 1819 and 1827, Ross took part in four Arctic expeditions under Sir William Parry, and in 1829 to 1833, again served under his uncle on Sir John's second Arctic … Narrative of thepArcticrland expedition toether mouth of the Great Fish River, and along the shores of the Arctic Ocean, in the years 1833, 1834, and 1835 London: A.Spottiswoode for John Murray, 1836. She served at the Bombardment of Algiers.Subsequently she took part in three expeditions to the Arctic. Like many other bomb vessels, she was named for a volcano, in this case Hekla in Iceland. Admiral Sir George Back (6 November 1796 – 23 June 1878) was a British naval officer, explorer of the Canadian Arctic, naturalist and artist. This is the account of his explorations. Arctic expeditions 1818: First Arctic expedition. You have corrected this article This article has been corrected by You and other Voluntroves This article has been corrected by Voluntroves $ Close Captcha. This entailed going around the extreme northeast coast of America and sailing to the Bering Strait. Document Record Creator Back, George, Sir, 1796-1878. In 1818, Ross received the command of an Arctic expedition organised by the British Admiralty, the first of a new series of attempts to solve the question of a Northwest Passage. ", you can hear the ragtime music that was used in The Evil Dead. At the beginning of "They're Creeping Up on You! Plot. 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 Back, Captain George Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher John Murray Place of Publication London Date published 1836 Keywords