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The open Polar sea

a narrative of a voyage of discovery towards the North pole, in the schooner "United States."

by I. I. Hayes

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Published by Hurd and Houghton in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsG670 1869 .H4
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., [xi]-xxiv, 454 p.
Number of Pages454
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24617931M
LC Control Number17020375

Open Polar Sea: a narrative of a voyage of discovery towards the North pole. New York, Hurd and Houghton, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: I . The Open Polar Sea theory was debunked gradually by the failure of the expeditions in the s and s to navigate the polar sea. Reports of open water by earlier explorers, such as Elisha Kane and Isaac Hayes, fueled optimism in the theory in the s and s. Support faded when De Long sailed the Jeannette into the Bering Strait hoping.

  The theory of the open polar sea made credible the quest for the Northwest Passage, which, in turn, gave England a new way to assert its naval prowess and its national identity. The open Polar Sea: a narrative of a voyage of discovery towards the North Pole, in the schooner. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library.

The open Polar Sea: a narrative of a voyage of discovery towards the North pole in the schooner "United States".   A new book claims the number of polar bears may have quadrupled in the last 50 years despite melting Arctic sea ice. Scientists predicted massive polar bear population declines as sea ice retreated, but that hasn’t happened, the book says. “It’s a wonderful conservation success story,” said zoologist and author Susan Crockford.


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The Open Polar Sea was one of the most prevalent myths of nineteenth-century Arctic exploration. Several explorers had hypothesised a stretch of ice-free sea between Greenland and the North Pole, and several expeditions set out in search of it. One of these was planned and led by Isaac Israel Hayes ( 81), an American physician and explorer/5.

The Open Polar Sea was a hypothesized ice-free ocean surrounding the North unproven (and eventually disproved) theory was once so widely believed that many exploring expeditions used it as justification for attempts to reach the North Pole by sea, or to find a navigable sea route between Europe and the Pacific across the North Pole.

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London: Sampson Low and Co. least curious in the book. Truly, America is the land of private enterprise and individual achievement. The loss of sea ice habitat from climate change is the biggest threat to the survival of polar bears.

Other concerns for polar bears include lethal response to human-polar bear conflict, toxic pollution in the environment, and direct impacts from industrial development, such as disturbance of maternal dens or contact with an oil spill, and potential overhunting of some subpopulations.

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Published: Harper & Brothers, Subject(s): History and Culture; Natural. InKane embarked on a search for the Open Polar Sea and missing British explorer John Franklin. After sailing farther north than anyone yet, Kane and his men were trapped in the ice.

In the harsh environment, Kane battled starvation, disease, and a near mutiny before abandoning ship to lead a desperate escape in sleds and small s: 3. The Open Polar Sea was one of the most prevalent myths of nineteenth-century Arctic exploration.

Several explorers had hypothesised a stretch of ice-free sea between Greenland and the North Pole, and several expeditions set out in search of it.

One of these was planned and led by Isaac Israel Hayes (), an American physician and explorer. The open Polar Sea: a narrative of a voyage of discovery towards the North pole in the schooner "United States".

by I. Hayes. Published by Hurd and Houghton in New by: With an easy-to-read narrative style, this fascinating picture book takes young readers through seasons with a polar bear as she moves with the sea ice looking for food.

The beautiful illustrations and the end note information about climate change and some of the Arctic animals included in the story make this book a good nonfiction resource to /5().

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(Isaac Israel). The Open Polar Sea: A Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery Towards the North Pole, in the Schooner United States by Isaac Israel Hayes starting at $ The Open Polar Sea: A Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery Towards the North Pole, in the Schooner United States has 21 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.19th-Century Polar Exploration, The Open Polar Sea Polar exploration was interrupted by the American Civil War, to Here, in FebruaryArctic explorer Isaac Israel Hayes is writing to Boston publishers H.O.

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