Nordenskiöld, Erik (b. 1832)

Nordenskiöld, Erik, a Swedish naturalist, born in Helsingfors; after several successive voyages and explorations in the Arctic Sea, in which he paid frequent visits to Spitzbergen, where he measured an arc of the meridian, in 1878-79 discovered the North-East Passage by traversing, along the N. shores of Europe and Asia, the whole Arctic Sea from the Atlantic to the Pacific; has written accounts of his expeditions; (b. 1832).

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

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Noble
Nocturne
Nodes
Nodier, Charles
Nollekens, Joseph
Nominalism
Nonconformists
Nones
Nonjurors
No-Popery Riots
Nordenskiöld, Erik
Nordkyn
Nore, Mutiny at the
Norfolk
Norfolk Island
Norman, Henry
Norman Architecture
Normandy
Nornas
Norrköping
Norroy King of Arms