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

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A thrilling account of suffering and survival, The Ice Passage charts an epic quest from desire to destiny.

It begins as a mission of mercy. Four and a half years after the disappearance of Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin and his two ships, HMS Investigator sets sail in search of them. Instead of rescuing lost comrades, the Investigator’s officers and crew soon find them
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 21st 2010 by Anchor Canada (first published 2009)
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Eniko
Stan Rogers' song The Northwest Passage prompted me to find out more about Franklin and the Northwest Passage. This story seems to be more about a party who set out to find and rescue Franklin and his two ships and crew, but I hope to read about Franklin within its pages also. As of yet, I have only read the prologue...


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Have finished reading the book. Very, very interesting. Well written too. I find that we get a lot of details that I wasn't expecting. (Dialogues recon
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