James Fitzjames. The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition

By: Battersby William

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The first complete biography of the captain of HMS Erebus. Aged 32 he joined the Franklin Expedition with an already successful Naval career hoping to make his name. He was a charismatic man with a wicked sense of humour, but was also not what he seemed. He concealed several secrets, including the scandal of his birth, the source of his influence and his plans for after the Franklin Expedition.

Title: James Fitzjames. The Mystery Man of the Franklin Expedition

Author Name: Battersby William

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 2010 First Edition

Publisher: The History Press: 2010

ISBN Number: 0752455125

ISBN Number 13: 9780752455129

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 224pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper.

Seller ID: 65417

Keywords: POLAR NORTH - exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen arctic north pole discovery travel arktis artique polaire franklin