Frozen In Time: The Fate Of The Franklin Expedition
|Author||Beattie & Geiger|
The international bestseller revealing the fate of the doomed Franklin Expeditionâ€”now with a new afterword on the discovery of Erebus and Terror, and a new section of color photos.In 1845, Sir John Franklin and his men set out to â€śpenetrate the icy vastness of the north, and to circumnavigate America.â€ť And then they disappeared. The truth about what happened to Franklinâ€™s ill-fated Arctic expedition was shrouded in mystery for more than a century. Then, in 1984, Owen Beattie and his team exhumed two crew members from a burial site in the North for forensic evidence, to shocking results. But the most startling, when a team commissioned by the Canadian government uncovered the lost ships: Erebus and Terror.