The Northwest Passage

The warm current flowing north along the Greenland coast delays ice formation in the eastern part of the Davis Strait and ... at the eastern end of the Northwest Passage , is to favor the west coast of Greenland up to about 74 ° north ...

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Author: Donat Pharand

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

ISBN: 9024729793

Category: Law

Page: 199

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Includes a description and history of exploration of the Northwest Passage, projection of future commercial use, analysis of the past and present legal status of the Passage and a discussion of the main policy implications of future use.

Politics of the Northwest Passage

This should be viewed against the background that the Greenlandic people to a decisive degree are dependent for their ... seeing it as a means of strengthening Canadian jurisdiction over its portion of the Northwest Passage .

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Author: Dalhousie Ocean Studies Programme

Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN: 0773506136

Category: Political Science

Page: 313

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Series of articles which summarize issues involved in Canada's claim to sovereignty over the Northwest Passage arranged in four parts: the setting; international arctic politics; Canadian arctic politics; conclusions.

Arctic and Northern Waters

PREFACE If you use this guide to cruise in the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland, Baffin Island, the North West Passage or the Northern Sea Route, I hope you will gather some pilotage information during your travels. If you do this, ...

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Author: Andrew Wilkes

Publisher: Imray, Laurie, Norie and Wilson Ltd

ISBN: 9781786790453

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 444

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Do you only have a week to spare? For those of us who are time poor but who want to seize the moment, either on our own boat or on a charter, it’s reassuring to know that there are plenty of cruising hubs from where we can enjoy some of the best of the region in only a few days. Imray Pocket Pilots are a new series of affordable PDF books, companions to the Yachting Monthly series A Week Afloat. They visit some ideal destinations and suggest a one week itinerary, and include expanded sailing directions for cruising each area based on printed Imray pilot books. Familiar Imray chartlets cover marina detail and approaches, and photos add both information and colour to the downloads. This Imray Pocket Pilot covers The Ionian, Greece.

Voyages in Search of the North West Passage from the Collection of Richard Hakluyt

When , in 1817 , a great movement in the Greenland ice caused many to believe that the northern passages would be found comparatively clear ; and when , in consequence of this impression , Sir John Barrow succeeded in setting afoot that ...

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Author: Richard Hakluyt

Publisher:

ISBN: IOWA:31858062357458

Category: Northwest Passage

Page: 192

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The Quest for the Northwest Passage

... the more southerly coast of Greenland was named by Davis 'Desolation', because of 'the lothsome vewe of the shore, and Irksome noyse of theyse', while further north along the western coast of Greenland, 'green and pleasant' islands ...

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Author: Frédéric Regard

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317321552

Category: History

Page: 208

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These essays trace the history of the British search for the Northwest Passage – the Arctic sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans – from the early modern era to the start of the nineteenth century.

Voyages in Search of the North west Passage

When , in 1817 , a great movement in the Greenland ice caused many to believe that the northern passages would be found comparatively clear ; and when , in consequence of this impression , Sir John Barrow succeeded in setting afoot that ...

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Author: Richard Hakluyt

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433000640817

Category: Northwest Passage

Page: 192

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The North West Passage and the Plans for the Search for Sir John Franklin

Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth century . ... Grönlands Historiske Mindesmærker ( Greenland's Historical Monuments ) , with 12 Plates . 3 vols . 8vo . 1838–1845 . ... Discovery of the North - West Passage .

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Author: John Brown

Publisher: London : E. Stanford

ISBN: HARVARD:HNUVDV

Category: Arctic regions

Page: 463

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Shipping in Arctic Waters

A comparison of the Northeast, Northwest and Trans Polar Passages Willy Ostreng, Karl Magnus Eger, Brit Fløistad, ... of the Northwest Passage, ships will pass through the national waters of Greenland/Denmark, northern Territories of ...

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Author: Willy Ostreng

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783642167904

Category: Medical

Page: 414

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The most comprehensive and richest study undertaken so far of the factors and conditions that will determine the scope and range of shipping and shipping activities in Arctic waters now and in the future. Furthermore, it is the first study comparing the three Arctic transportation corridors, covering a variety of interacting and interdependent factors such as: - geopolitics, military affairs, global warming, sea ice melting, international economic trends, resources, competing modes of transportation, environmental challenges, logistics, ocean law and regulations, corporate governance, jurisdictional matters and rights of indigenous peoples, arctic cruise tourism and marine insurance.

Greenland the Adjacent Seas and the North West Passage to the Pacific Ocean

Bernard O\'Reilly beschreibt in diesem Bericht seine Reiseerfahrungen, die er während seiner Fahrt in den Norden, nach Grönland und die Nordwestpassage im Jahre 1817 sammelte.

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Author: Bernard O'Reilly

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9783943850864

Category:

Page: 260

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Bernard O\'Reilly beschreibt in diesem Bericht seine Reiseerfahrungen, die er wahrend seiner Fahrt in den Norden, nach Gronland und die Nordwestpassage im Jahre 1817 sammelte. Er umfasst detailreiche Beschreibungen uber Geologie, Zoologie und das Land Gronland, sowie die Unternehmung, die Nordwestpassage zu durchqueren. Es handelt sich hierbei um eine englischsprachige Ausgabe.