Author:GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F


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Ghosts of Cape Sabine: The Harrowing True Story of the Greely Expedition. 1st pr in dj.

By: GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Putnams, 2000, ISBN:0399145893:

Seller ID: 38425

GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F. Ghosts of Cape Sabine : The Harrowing True Story of the Greely Expedition. NY: Putnams, (2000). First Printing. Pp 354, [16] pp plates. 8vo, blue spine with grey boards. "In July 1881, an expedition composed mainly of American soldiers sailed off to establish a scientific base in the remote Arctic region of Lady Franklin Bay. What happened afterward is a remarkable three-year saga of human achievement and human frailty, of heroism, hardship, bad luck and worse judgement. Compounded by deliberate political negligence back home...and increasingly fierce dissension in it... View more info

Icebound. pbk.

By: GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Berkley Books, New York, 2001, ISBN:0425181782:

Seller ID: 56037

GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F. Icebound : The Jeannette Expedition's Quest for the North Pole. NY: Berkley Books, (2001). Pp. 327 + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A story of polar exploration in the 1870s, which resulted in the USS Jeannette becoming trapped in ice, and the remaining survivors of the crew having to traipse across the ice to Siberia for safety. Vg. 14.00 View more info

Mutiny : A History of Naval Insurrection. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Naval institute press, Annapolis, 1992, ISBN:0870212818:

Seller ID: 100155

GUTTRIDGE, Leonard F. Mutiny : A History of Naval Insurrection. Annapolis, MD Naval Institute Press, (1992). First US Printing. Pp. (12),[1]-318,(6). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, brown cloth spine with brown paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. "With a meticulous attention to historical accuracy, Guttridge examines the world's famous and not-so-famous mutinies -- thebloody uprising aboard the Potemkin, the racial disturbances on the Constellation, the rebellion at the Nore, the hijacking of the Storozhevoy, to name but a few -- and asks what these incidents, occurring i... View more info