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The Resource Henry Hudson : dreams and obsession, Corey Sandler

Henry Hudson : dreams and obsession, Corey Sandler

Label
Henry Hudson : dreams and obsession
Title
Henry Hudson
Title remainder
dreams and obsession
Statement of responsibility
Corey Sandler
Title variation
Tragic legacy of the new world's least understood explorer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A contrasting comparative account of explorer Henry Hudson's travels from 1607-10, and the author's replica of the same journey in modern times.
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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165197
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E129.H8
LC item number
S25 2007
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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dreams and obsession
Label
Henry Hudson : dreams and obsession, Corey Sandler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The tragic legacy of the New World's least understood explorer"--Jacket
  • Includes index
Contents
Why did Henry Hudson go to sea? -- I: Ice and fire -- The northeast-northwest obsession -- Ashes, ashes, all fall down -- Voyage one: from London to Svalbard and the ice -- A dead end at the top of the world -- Longyearbyen: no-man's-land -- The vikings, the coal company town, and Mary Baker Eddy -- II: to Russia's attic -- Voyage two: unicorns, mermaids, and unrest -- The forbidden city -- III: The third voyage: a u-turn into history -- An English captain on a Dutch ship -- Voyage three: London to New York, via Novaya Zemlya -- Up the Hudson River -- From a teat of the clouds to a flooded Grand Canyon -- The river polluted -- The conscience of the river -- The conscience of the river -- The Half Moon sails again -- Hudson's obscure monuments -- The Hudson through modern eyes -- IV: Direct to the furious overfall and Hudson's dead end -- Voyage four: Hudson sets his own course--one-way to northern Canada -- Prickett's journey: sanitized for his protection -- The end of Hudson's days -- The Discovery comes home -- Into Hudson's Bay by icebreaker -- The man in the middle -- In the land of the Giants -- The disquiet of the Braves -- The company men -- An archaeologist in the bush -- A young man keeps the old traditions -- V: Deciphering the Hudson code -- Hudson's hones, undiscovered
Control code
4216246
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 431 p.
Isbn
9780806527390
Lccn
2006935123
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm94076490
  • (OCoLC)94076490
Label
Henry Hudson : dreams and obsession, Corey Sandler
Publication
Note
  • "The tragic legacy of the New World's least understood explorer"--Jacket
  • Includes index
Contents
Why did Henry Hudson go to sea? -- I: Ice and fire -- The northeast-northwest obsession -- Ashes, ashes, all fall down -- Voyage one: from London to Svalbard and the ice -- A dead end at the top of the world -- Longyearbyen: no-man's-land -- The vikings, the coal company town, and Mary Baker Eddy -- II: to Russia's attic -- Voyage two: unicorns, mermaids, and unrest -- The forbidden city -- III: The third voyage: a u-turn into history -- An English captain on a Dutch ship -- Voyage three: London to New York, via Novaya Zemlya -- Up the Hudson River -- From a teat of the clouds to a flooded Grand Canyon -- The river polluted -- The conscience of the river -- The conscience of the river -- The Half Moon sails again -- Hudson's obscure monuments -- The Hudson through modern eyes -- IV: Direct to the furious overfall and Hudson's dead end -- Voyage four: Hudson sets his own course--one-way to northern Canada -- Prickett's journey: sanitized for his protection -- The end of Hudson's days -- The Discovery comes home -- Into Hudson's Bay by icebreaker -- The man in the middle -- In the land of the Giants -- The disquiet of the Braves -- The company men -- An archaeologist in the bush -- A young man keeps the old traditions -- V: Deciphering the Hudson code -- Hudson's hones, undiscovered
Control code
4216246
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 431 p.
Isbn
9780806527390
Lccn
2006935123
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm94076490
  • (OCoLC)94076490

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