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Peary's Arctic quest : untold stories from Robert E. Peary's North Pole expeditions

Author: Susan A Kaplan; Genevieve M LeMoine; Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum & Arctic Studies Center,
Publisher: Camden, Maine : Down East Books, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Filled with artifacts, drawings, maps, and historical photographs from the Peary MacMillan Arctic Museum collections, "Peary's Arctic Quest" provides a richly illustrated overview of Robert Peary's quest to reach the North Pole"--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
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Kaplan, Susan A., 1951- author.
Peary's Arctic quest
Camden, Maine : Down East Books ; Brunswick, Maine : The Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, [2019]
(DLC) 2019009486
Named Person: Robert E Peary; Robert E Peary
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan A Kaplan; Genevieve M LeMoine; Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum & Arctic Studies Center,
ISBN: 9781608936434 1608936430
OCLC Number: 1089257041
Notes: "Published in cooperation with The Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine."
Description: xv, 189 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: Robert E. Peary, 1856-1920 --
Reaching for the Pole : the 1905-1906 and 1908-1909 expeditions --
Peary the innovator --
He could not do without them --
Peary and the Inughuit --
The North Pole controversy in historical perspective --
The contemporary Arctic.
Responsibility: Susan A. Kaplan and Genevieve M. LeMoine.

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