(Cook, Frederick A. & Peary, Robert E.). Bryce, Robert M.
Title COOK & PEARY: The Polar Controversy, Resolved
Book Condition Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania): Stackpole Books, (1997).
0811703177 / 9780811703178
Inscription Thick octavo. 1133 pages, map endpapers, bibliogr
Seller ID 33075.00
In 1909 Cook and Peary both claimed to have found the North Pole, a goal that had been the focus of exploration for generations, and their rivalry is the center of this fascinating chronicle illustrated with hundreds of photographs, drawings, and maps.