“Thaddeus Bellingshausen,” The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Sea, 1819-1821: Translated from the Russian, 1945, From The Library at The Mariners’ Museum, G850.1819.B45.1945.

Fabian Gottlieb Thaddeus von Bellingshausen

1778 CE - 1852 CE

Russia

Primary Goal:

To explore parts of the Antarctic Sea that had not been mapped at the time.