On the Proper Use of Stars
Publish date: September 7th 2010
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
Pages no: 280
Edition language: English
On the Proper Use of Stars has been sitting on my shelf for two years and I was really excited when I finally was able to pick it up and read it. You see, I have been intrigued by the Franklin Expedition for quite some time. Anyway, this is a fun read that tells the story of the expedition from th...
This novel is the fictional account of the disastrous attempt by Sir John Franklin and his crew to discover the mythic Northwest Passage. In 1845 they embarked on the Terror and the Erebus for a three year voyage only to be lost for ever in the unforgiving Tundra. What happened is the meat of this s...
Review originally published on my here.Why I Read It: I received a free un-solicited copy from Random House Canada. I had no idea what it was about, but I thought "Ehh, why not?"This book was unfortunately a DNF for me. I didn't stop this book because it's a bad book; there was nothing that offended...