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North Pole Legacy. in dj.

By: COUNTER, S. Allen HENSON PEARY

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1991, ISBN:0870237365:

Seller ID: 35616


COUNTER, S. Allen. North Pole Legacy : Black, White & Eskimo. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, (1991). Pp 222, 28 pp plates. 8vo, black cloth. "S. Allen Counter has long been an admirer of Matthew Henson, the blackAmerican explorer who accompanied Robert E. Peary to the North Pole. While doing research in Sweden, Counter became intrigued by talk of mixed-race E skimos living in Greenland. Several years later he set out to investigate, eventually making his way more than a thousand miles north of the Arctic Circle. There, in two tiny settlements, he found Anaukaq Henson and Kali ... View more info

North Pole Legacy. inscribed in dj.

By: COUNTER, S. Allen HENSON PEARY

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1991, ISBN:0870237365:

Seller ID: 93149


COUNTER, S. Allen. North Pole Legacy : Black, White & Eskimo. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, (1991). Pp 222, 28 pp plates. 8vo, black cloth. "S. Allen Counter has long been an admirer of Matthew Henson, the blackAmerican explorer who accompanied Robert E. Peary to the North Pole. While doing research in Sweden, Counter became intrigued by talk of mixed-race E skimos living in Greenland. Several years later he set out to investigate, eventually making his way more than a thousand miles north of the Arctic Circle. There, in two tiny settlements, he found Anaukaq Henson and Kali ... View more info

North Pole Legacy : Black, White and Eskimo. pbk.

By: COUNTER, S. Allen HENSON, Matthew PEARY, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Invisible Cities Press, Montpelier, VT, 2001, ISBN:1931229090:

Seller ID: 75282


COUNTER, S. Allen. North Pole Legacy : Black, White and Eskimo . Monpelier,VT: Invisible Cities Press, (2001). Pp. [i]-xii,(2),[1]-254, + 28 p. of pl ates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers with blue title blockto spine. "In the 1980s, Allen Counter - a neuroscientist at Harvard Unive rsity and a longtime admirer of Matthew Henson, the African American who codiscovered the North Pole with Robert Peary - heard rumours that Peary and Henson fathered sons with Eskimo women while in the Arctic. Counter arranged a visit to the remote Greenland villages where Peary and Henosn had s... View more info