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People/Characters: Martin Frobisher

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1603: The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era by Christopher Lee
Across the Top of the World: The Quest for the Northwest Passage by James P. Delgado
Arctic Fever: The Search for the Northwest Passage by Douglas Wilkinson
The Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure by Robert McGhee
The Elizabethan Deliverance by Arthur Bryant
Fatal Journey by Peter C. Mancall
Frobisher's Savage by Leonard D. Tourney
The Illustrated Book of Pistols by Frederick Wilkinson
Martin Frobisher by Erinn Banting
Martin Frobisher: Elizabethan Privateer by James McDermott
Men, Ships, and the Sea by Alan John Villiers
The Quest for the Northwest Passage by Glyn Williams
The Search for the North West Passage by Ann Savours
The Search for the Northwest Passage by George Malcolm Thomson
The Search for the Northwest Passage (World Explorers) by Warren Brown
Sir Martin Frobisher (The Golden hind series) by William McFee
The Third Voyage of Martin Frobisher to Baffin Island 1578 by James McDermott
The three voyages of Martin Frobisher, in search of a passage to Cathaia and India by the North-west, 1576-8 by George Best
Tokens of possession : the northern voyages of Martin Frobisher by Walter Andrew Kenyon
The Usborne Book of Explorers from Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett

Character description

Sir Martin Frobisher (c. 1535 or 1539 – 15 November 1594) was an English seaman (born Altofts, Yorkshire) who made three voyages to the New World to look for the Northwest Passage. All landed in northeastern Canada, around today's Resolution Island and Frobisher Bay.


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