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Martin Frobisher's Northwest Venture 1576-1581: Mines, Minerals, Metallurgy

By: DD Hogarth, PW Boreham and JG Mitchell

182 pages, B/w photos, tabs, figs, maps

Canadian Museum of Civilization

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #40205 | ISBN: 0660140187
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Martin Frobisher led three voyages to the Canadian Arctic between 1576 and 1578. He initially sought the Northwest Passage to Cathay, but his voyages became Canada's first `gold rush' when gold was reported after his first trip.

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