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The Terror by Arthur Machen

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Published by Aegypan .
Written in English


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Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8898077M
ISBN 101598181580
ISBN 109781598181586

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  The written account explains how they became trapped in the ice in September By April , 24 men had died — including Sir Franklin. (Ciarán Hinds of Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Author: Caitlin Gallagher.   "The Terror" is a 19th-Century tale of the officers and crew of two ships, Erebus & Terror, trying to find the Northwest (or North-West) Passage, a water route from the Atlantic to the Pacific through the Arctic Archipelago (a group of 50 large islands in northern Canada) and along the northern coast of by: 2. The mythical North-West Passage held the imagination of Britain for most of the 19th century. At that time, before the great canals of Panama and Suez were built, trade with the lucrative markets in Asia was perilous and slow, with trade routes either flowing past the Cape of Good Hope in Africa, across to India, and thereby to the Far East; or taking the dangerous passage South .   What better read for a winter weekend than a book about people even colder than you? The real story is appalling enough: Franklin's two .

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