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Trial by Ice: the True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition by  Richard Parry - Paperback - Reprint - 2002 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0280054)

Trial by Ice: the True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition

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Trial by Ice: the True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition

by Parry, Richard

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ISBN 10
073227432X
ISBN 13
9780732274320
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HarperCollins, Sydney, 2002. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. In 1871, the Polaris, sailed with great fanfare from New York Harbor and began a historic journey to one of the Earth's final frontiers. Seven months later, a handful of half starved survivors returned with a story that shocked the entire nation" "in this powerful true story of death and survival, courage and intrigue aboard a doomed ship, Richard Parry chronicles one of the most astonishing, little-known tragedies at sea in American history.". No damage to describe, no annotations Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xiv, 322 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Arctic; Ships & the Sea. ISBN: 073227432x. ISBN/EAN: 9780732274320. Inventory No: 0280054. . 9780732274320

Synopsis

Richard Parry is a retired surgeon who practiced in Anchorage, Alaska.  He now lives in Sun City, Arizona. He is the author of three acclaimed novels on Wyatt Earp, as well as That Fateful Lightning: A Novel of Ulysses S. Grant. From the Hardcover edition.

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bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
0280054
Title
Trial by Ice: the True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition
Author
Parry, Richard
Illustrator
Photographic
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
073227432X
ISBN 13
9780732274320
Publisher
HarperCollins
Place of Publication
Sydney
Date Published
2002
Keywords
BZDB2 Arctic, exploration, Disaster True Crime; Arctic; Ships & the Sea. Trial by Ice the True Story of Murder and Survival on the 1871 Polaris Expedition
Bookseller catalogs
True Crime; Arctic;

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General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

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