The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #80303   Message #1636981
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
29-Dec-05 - 07:46 PM
Thread Name: Happy! - April 16
Subject: RE: Happy! - April 16 (Sir John Franklin)
In one body was found Clostridium. The record shows that the tinned food also was improperly prepared, so food poisoning inc. botulism also could have been a contributing factor along with the lead.
This little paper by Amanda Hall is a balanced account of recent findings, although just a student paper:
Franklin

More technical reports have appeared in scientific journals, but I no longer have direct access to them. "Frozen in Time" has been published in German as well as English.