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Review: True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole

User Review  - Kristin - Goodreads

I finished this book feeling angry at Peary world and the injustices it caused. It made me want to learn more about Cook, and so far my cursory searches have turned up a lot of pro-Peary, Cook-was-a ... Read full review

Review: True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole

User Review  - John - Goodreads

I didn't know much about the Cook/Peary controversy and this book is a good introduction. However, it is clearly pro-Cook so by the end I was ready to anoint Cook to sainthood and go to Arlington ... Read full review

Review: True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole

User Review  - Valorie - Goodreads

True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole by Bruce Henderson places itself within the longstanding debate of who reached the North Pole first: Dr. Frederick A. Cook or Navy Officer Robert E ... Read full review

Review: True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

Put this rating well on the plus side of 3 stars. As a fan of polar exploration books I found "True North" a clear step below, say, Roland Huntford's work but still quite good. Bruce Henderson ... Read full review


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