Christopher P. Heuer
Christopher P. Heuer is acting Director of the Research and Academic Program at the Clark Art Institute and faculty at Williams College.
Heuer, Christopher P.
Heuer, Christopher P.
United States of America
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On May 30, 1578, the English privateer Martin Frobisher (1539?–1594) launched the last of three ill-fated voyages toward a northwest passage to Asia. His sixteen ships left Harwich one month later than planned, headed for eastern Greenland. Passage or no, Frobisher had a supplementary motive: he meant to mine and...
PublisherTerra Foundation for American Art
Related print edition pages: pp.180-214