Biography Of Elisha Kent Kane

by William Elder

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

Written in English
Cover of: Biography Of Elisha Kent Kane | William Elder
Published: Pages: 428 Downloads: 233
Share This

Subjects:

  • Historical - General,
  • United States - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography : Historical - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Biography / Autobiography
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10584145M
ISBN 100548411247
ISBN 109780548411247

Elder, William, Biography of Elisha Kent Kane (Philadelphia: Childs & Peterson ; New York: Sheldon, Blakeman, ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Elder, William, Biography of Elisha Kent Kane. (Philadelphia, Childs & Peterson; London, Trübner, ), also by Trübner & Co. Book producer and Childs. A biography of Elisha Kent Kane, the adventurer and his affair with a beautiful spiritualist named Margeret Fox. ( JM FO 21/3 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". Seller Inventory # Elisha Kent Kane (28 February ndash; 16 February ) was a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half of the 19th century. He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John Franklin. Life and. The Life Of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane And Of Other Distinguished American Explorers () | This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and.

  Among those drawn to the challenge was Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, a charismatic adventurer from a leading Philadelphia family. In , Kane 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.3/5(2). Book/Printed Material Remarks introductory to the course of lectures delivered on behalf of the Kane Monument in New York. About this Item. Title Library of Congress Control Number tmp Language English Biography of Elisha Kent Kane. All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service. $10 & less 10th Mt Div 7 Summits M Adventure Africa Alps, UK Andes Autographed Avalanches, Rescue Biographies Canada Cascades Caving Children CO, Rockies DVD Video Ephemera Essays Everest Fiction Glaciers, Geology Guidebooks Ice Axes Pitons India Himal Journals, Mags K2 Maps Antique Maps Topo McKinley . Powered by DLXS To comment or inquire about content, contact [email protected] To report errors, contact DLPS Help Reprint information for this collection.

Buy Arctic Explorations by Elisha Kent Kane online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Miscellaneous correspondence relating to a biography of Elisha Kent Kane. Format: Electronic and Book: Publication Info [S.l.]: [s.n.] Supplemental Content: Full text available from Age of Exploration: More information about this title. General note: Title from content provider.

Biography Of Elisha Kent Kane by William Elder Download PDF EPUB FB2

Biography of Elisha Kent Kane and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - Cited by: 3.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

ELISHA KENT KANE derived his blood from the common source, immediately through the Kanes and Van Rensselaers of New York, and the Grays and Leipers of Pennsylvania.

His family, in all branches, dates American for more than a century. The Kane blood is Irish, the Van Rensselaer Low Dutch, the Gray English, and the Leiper Scotch. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Biography of Elisha Kent Kane by William Elder (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many Biography Of Elisha Kent Kane book. Elisha Kent Kane, (born Feb. 3,Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.—died Feb. 16,Havana, Cuba), American physician and Arctic explorer who in led an unsuccessful expedition to northwestern Greenland to search for the British explorer Sir John Franklin, missing since Educated as a physician, Kane became a naval surgeon in   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Biography of Elisha Kent Kane by Elder, William, Publication date Topics Kane, Elisha Kent. Exploring other worlds: Margaret Fox, Elisha Kent Kane, and the antebellum culture of curiosity / David Chapin. G K2 C43 Biography of Elisha Kent Kane / by William Elder. Elder () Biography of Elisha Kent Kane (Sabin ) Hunt for the Franklin Expedition Maritime $ Add to cart Sort by popularity Sort by average rating Sort by.

Biography of Elisha Kent Kane by William Elder - Hardcover - - from ThriftBooks (SKU: ) Childs and Peterson, Biography of Elisha Kent Kane Hardcover – by William Elder (Author) See all 46 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: William Elder. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Library. Top Biography of Elisha Kent Kane Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

EMBED EMBED (for. Elisha Kent Kane (February 3, – Febru ) was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half o Home My Books/5.

Elisha Kent Kane was born on February 3, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, of distinguished parentage. His father, John Kintzing Kane, was a lawyer of ability and culture; his mother, Jane Duval Leiper, an accomplished beauty.

Elisha was the eldest of. Biography of Elisha Kent Kane. the cloth over the tips of the boards is worn through and there is an early prior owner's book plate fixed to the front past down. The binding remains tight and strong with no weakness to the hinges or joints.

Without a dust jacket. pages of text illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Kane, an. COVID is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. Get the latest public health information from CDC: Get the latest research.

Biography of Elisha Kent Kane (), surgeon on the first Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin,and commander of the second Grinnell expedition, We are offering BIOGRAPHY OF ELISHA KENT KANE By William Elder; Childs & Peterson. Philadelphia, PA. Ex-Library with the usual markings. This book is hard-bound in brown cloth with blind-stamping to the covers and gilt stamping to the spine.

The covers show soiling and light scuffing, edge-wear and rubbing to the corners and Rating: % positive. Elisha Kent Kane. Charles O. Cowing. Elisha Kent Kane contracted rheumatic fever during his second year of university. This doubtless led him to the pursuit of medical studies (by age twenty-two, he had published a study of early pregnancy detection in the American Journal of Medical Sciences).Because of this training, he possessed a clear understanding of the clinical implications of.

Elder () Biography of Elisha Kent Kane (Sabin ) Hunt for the Franklin Expedition Maritime $ Add to cart; William S. Seward's Travels Around the World () - Illustrations Hearn () The Seven Cities of Delhi - 2nd Edition Maps Photos. The Paperback of the Biography Of Elisha Kent Kane by William Elder at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: William Elder. I had never heard of Elisha Kent Kane before, but am now convinced he was a real-life Indiana Jones type adventurer.

The stories (factual!) about his life are amazing, and this book does a good job of telling the important ones as build-up to his greatest: the race to the polar sea/5.

Arctic explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin,'54, ' Illustrated Edited by Chauncey Loomis, Constance Martin.

by Kane, Elisha Kent and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Item # Biography of Elisha Kent Kane.

Elder, William. Childs & Peterson and Phillips, Sampson & Co., (), Philadelphia and Boston. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Biography of Elisha Kent Kane (Paperback) at Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Elisha Kent Kane books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Enter the journals, sketches, and published books of American explorer Elisha Kent Kane, an incredibly literate man who left a vivid record that defined the North in his day.

Using these and many secondary sources, Ken McGoogan, the Toronto-based author of three. This page is just an image, does anyone know enough about Elisha Kent Kane to write atleast a stub article.

SimonMayer 31 Jan (GMT/UTC) The article expansion. Glad to see expansion, and in areas I am not in touch with. I added the second image, and it was fixed by its source, and I will get back to more on the Arctic part.

results for elisha kane Save elisha kane to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow elisha kane to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed. Biography of Elisha Kent Kane.

David A. Hamilton Americana Books ABAA. P.O. Box Stone Mountain, GA (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) () Specializing in History, Travel & Exploration, General Stock, Ephemera. KANE'S GREAT WORK, ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS, Is now being read by more than five hundred thousand persons, old and young, learned and'unlearned.

It is just the book which should be owned and read by every American. NEWSPAPERS have each pronounced it the most remarkable and marvelous work ever published. In this biography of Elisha Kent Kane, the poignant love affair between Kane and famed Spiritualist Maggie Fox adds heart-warming contrast to the explorer’s frigid adventures in the Arctic.

Upon Kane’s untimely death inhis universal fame culminated in a funeral procession rivaled only by that of Abraham Lincoln.Now, a new book by Mark Metzler Sawin, associate professor of history, sheds new light on Kane through his cultural biography, Raising Kane: Elisha Kent Kane and the Culture of Fame in Antebellum America.

Dr. Sawin, who joined the EMU faculty inis on sabbatical for the academic year. He is currently serving as a Fulbright scholar on the faculty of philosophy at the University.Elisha Kent Kane (Febru – Febru ) was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy during the first half of the 19th century.

He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John was present at the discovery of Franklin's first winter camp, but he did not find out what had happened to the fatal : ()Febru