By: Arctic Journal EULLER, John E. COOK, Frederick A. SAVILE, D.B.O.
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1964,:
Seller ID: 88950
(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume17, No. 4, December 1964. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 19 64. Pp -296. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: John E. Euller's "The Centenary of the Birth of Frederick A. Cook" (pp 219-221) - Reviews the controversy as to whether Cook or Peary wasfirst to reach the North Pole, and presents some considerations indicating the authenticity of Cook's claim: his feasable method of travel and proven ability to make the journey, his accurate description of the polar ... View More...