Kane, Elisha Kent (18201857)

Kane, Elisha Kent, an American explorer, born in Philadelphia; bred to medicine; became a surgeon in the navy; acquired a taste for adventure; from his experiences in such accompanied, in 1850, the first Grinnell expedition to the Arctic seas, and commanded the second in 1853, after three years returning with many discoveries; he wrote accounts of both expeditions (18201857).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Kandy * Kane, Sir Robert
Kâma
Kamchatka
Kames, Henry Home, Lord
Kampen
Kamptulicon
Kamthi
Kanara
Kanaris, Constantin
Kandahar
Kandy
Kane, Elisha Kent
Kane, Sir Robert
Kansas
Kansas City
Kant, Immanuel
Kaolin
Kapellmeister
Kapila
Kara
Kara Sea
Karaites