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Arctic Explorer Mystery


Life Among the Esquimaux, Charles Francis Hall, Harpers, 1865.
Arctic Experiences, George Tyson, Harpers, 1874.
The Polar Passion, Farley Mowat, Gibbs Smith, 1967.
Weird and Tragic Shores: The Story of Charles Francis Hall, Explorer, Chauncey Loomis, Knopf, 1971.
The Arctic Grail, Pierre Berton, Viking, 1988.
Farthest North: The Quest for the North Pole, Clive Holland, Robinson, 1994.
Fatal North: Adventure and Survival Aboard USS Polaris, the First U.S. Expedition to the North Pole, Bruce Henderson, Signet, 2001.
Trial by Ice: The True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition, Richard Parry, Ballantine, 2001.
Midnight to the North: The Untold Story of the Woman Who Saved the Polaris Expedition, Sheila Nickerson, Tarcher, 2002.

Charles Francis Hall, by Jonathan M. Karpoff, Encyclopedia of the Arctic, Oct. 28, 2001

Worldwide Web, an archive of Canadian history, contains photocopied pages from many of Charles Francis Halls early journals.

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