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The Sir John Franklin Arctic Expedition to Force the Northwest Passage

Created by Clint Eastwood (all)
Went public on 10/10/2017
Number of ratings: 13
Average rating: 3.076 / 5
47 territories, 9 bonuses, 0 distribution modes

Description

As part of the 1845 Franklin Expedition to to navigate the Northwest Passage, the men aboard HMS Terror are as scientifically supported an enterprise as has ever set forth. As they enter a second summer in the Arctic Circle without a thaw, though, they are stranded in a nightmarish landscape of encroaching ice and darkness. Endlessly cold, with diminishing rations, 126 men fight to survive with poisonous food, a dwindling supply of coal, and ships buckling in the grip of crushing ice.

But their real enemy is far more terrifying. There is something unknown out there in the frigid darkness, constantly clawing to get in.

When Sir John Franklin meets a terrible death, Captain Francis Crozier takes command and leads his surviving crewmen on a last, desperate attempt to flee south across the ice. But as another winter approaches, as scurvy and starvation grow more terrible, and as the terror on the ice stalks them southward, Crozier and his men begin to fear that there is no escape.

Reviews

Review by TBest on 10/10/2017.
Very pretty map, but it is also very white. A bit higher contrast would have been better.
1 out of 1 person found this review helpful.
Review by Bane on 10/13/2017.
I would suggest you make the boxes and pointers for the zoomed in areas a different color to better illustrate the scale difference.
1 out of 1 person found this review helpful.
Review by Belgian Gentleman on 10/10/2017.
This one knows how to mess with long titles
0 out of 1 person found this review helpful.

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