The Case for Doctor Cook [Arctic Exploration]

By: Freeman, Andrew A.

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Book Condition: Very Good


A gripping narrative of epic adventure in analyzing the Cook-Peary controversy regarding the claims of each to be the first man to reach the North Pole. Freeman defends Cook, who made the claim first in 1908. Peary challenged the claim in 1909. ---------- Very Good in a Good Dust Jacket. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear. Jacket rubbed at spine tips with a rubbed spot on the lower front. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall 315 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. ------ Subjects: Arctic Exploration; Polar Exploration; North Pole; Robert E. Peary; Frederick A. Cook

Title: The Case for Doctor Cook [Arctic Exploration]

Author Name: Freeman, Andrew A.

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011836

Keywords: Arctic Exploration; Polar Exploration; North Pole; Robert E. Peary; Frederick A. Cook,