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The Case for Doctor Cook

Andrew A. Freeman - Explorers - 1961 - 315 pages
Cook-Peary controversy reconsidered, with notes on courses.
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Hero in disgrace: the life of arctic explorer Frederick A. Cook

Howard S. Abramson - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 250 pages
Examines the exploits of the explorer Frederick A. Cook and offers new evidence supporting his claim to discovery of the North Pole
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True North: Peary, Cook, and the Race to the Pole

Bruce Henderson - History - 2006 - 352 pages
"Nail-biting true adventure."--Kirkus Reviews In 1909, two men laid rival claims to this crown jewel of exploration. A century later, the battle rages still. This book is about ...
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The Great Polar Fraud: Cook, Peary, and Byrd—How Three American Heroes Duped ...

Anthony Galvin - History - 2014 - 368 pages
In 1910 Roald Amundsen set off from Oslo toward the North Pole but soon received word that two Americans—Frederick Cook and Robert Peary—each claimed to have reached the Pole ...
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To Stand at the Pole: The Dr. Cook--Admiral Peary North Pole Controversy

William R. Hunt - History - 1981 - 288 pages
Details the controversy which arose over Cook's claim that he reached the North Pole prior to Peary.
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