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

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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