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Biography of Elisha Kent Kane

by Elder, William

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Published by Childs & Peterson in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsG635.K2 E5 1858
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24610164M
LC Control Number15001102

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.

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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 in , his universal fame culminated in a funeral procession rivaled only by that of Abraham Lincoln.


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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 products. Elisha Kent Kane, (born Feb. 3,Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.—died Feb. 16,Havana, Cuba), American physician Biography of Elisha Kent Kane book 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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