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"Copies of instructions to Captain Sir John Franklin, R.N., in reference to the Arctic Expedition of 1845". by Great Britain. Admiralty. in [London

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  • Franklin, John, -- Sir, -- 1786-1847,
  • Arctic regions

Edition Notes

Statement(Sir Robert Harry Inglis.) ..
SeriesHistory of the Canadian Northwest -- PNW 390.
ContributionsInglis, Robert Harry, Sir, bart, 1786-1855.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination82 p., 1 ℓ.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17741379M
OCLC/WorldCa14911740

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