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Robert E. Peary, North Pole conqueror.

Erick Berry

Robert E. Peary, North Pole conqueror.

by Erick Berry

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Pole.
    • Subjects:
    • Peary, Robert E. 1856-1920 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Peary, Robert E. 1856-1920.,
    • Explorers.,
    • North Pole.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the Arctic explorer who discovered the North Pole in 1909.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Frederick T. Chapman.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesA Discovery book
      ContributionsChapman, Frederick T.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG635.P4 B4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p.
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5877024M
      LC Control Number63007113

      Preparations for this expedition were disrupted when, in , the rival American explorers Frederick Cook and Robert E. Peary each claimed to have reached the North Pole. Amundsen then changed his plan and began to prepare for a conquest of the South Pole; uncertain of the extent to which the public and his backers would support him, he kept.   The Great Polar Fraud book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In Roald Amundsen set off from Oslo toward the North Pole /5.

      Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen (UK: / ˈ ɑː m ʊ n d s ən /, US: /- m ə n s -/ ; [needs Norwegian IPA] 16 July – c. 18 June ) was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions and a key figure of the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration. He led the first expedition to traverse the Northwest Passage by sea, from to , and the first expedition to the South Pole in He Awards: Hubbard Medal (), Charles P. Daly . E - $2, E Williams Caramel Robert Wood Sgc

      Robert E. Robert E Peary Northward Over The Great Ice Narrative Of Life And Work 1st Ed. $1, Robert E. Robert E. Wood - Oil Painting - St. Mark's Square Venice Italy. $1, Last Photograph. Last Photograph Of Robert E Lee Taken One Month Before His Death - W Provenance. This is a controversy provoked by the claim made on 1 September by a doctor, Frederick Cook,, that he had reached the North Pole on 21 April ; a claim followed, a few days later (on 6 September), by one from an engineer, Robert Edwin Peary, who asserted that he had been the first to reach the Pole - on 05/06 April


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