The 18th century saw the Arctic coast of North America reached at two points, as well as the first scientific attempt to reach the North Pole.
With the other four he reached the coast of Egypt, on the 7th of May, only, to sight a powerful British force, and to be compelled to escape to Toulon, which he did not reach till the 22nd of July.
As regards the Peruvian boundary, an agreement was reached in 1904 to submit the dispute to the arbitration of the president of Argentina in case further efforts to reach an amicable settlement failed.
cease until he finds and when he finds he shall be astonished; astonished he shall reach the kingdom and having reached the kingdom he shall rest."
8 to Dec. 16 1911 and reached Scott's Nunatak, which was found to reach a height of 1,700 ft.