The Ice Passage: A True Story of Ambition, Disaster, and Endurance in the Arctic Wilderness

by Brian Payton

Paperback, 2010

Call number

ADVENTURE PAY

Collection

Publication

Anchor Canada (2010), 320 pages

Media reviews

Stepping into the Arctic canon with a true story of high adventure is Brian Payton's The Ice Passage, just selected as a finalist for a B.C. Book Award. In Ice Passage, Payton tells the gripping tale of the McClure expedition, which set out in the 1850s to find the elusive Northwest Passage and the missing Franklin expedition, which disappeared in 1845 looking for the same passage.

Pages

320

ISBN

0385665334 / 9780385665339
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