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Finding the North Pole

Dr. Cook"s Own Story of His Discovery, April 21, 1908 the Story of Commander Peary"s Discovery, April 6, 1909

by George Melvin

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of other lands,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • Polar Regions,
  • Expeditions & Discoveries

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCharles Morris (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8272441M
    ISBN 100898755026
    ISBN 109780898755022

    Finding the North Pole: Dr. Cook's Own Story of His Discovery, Ap + The Story of Commander Peary's DIscovery, April 6, Cook, Frederick A. & Robert E. Peary / Charles Morris, ed. / George Melville, intro. Finding the North Pole, as edited by Charles Morris, is a testimony to the perilous adventures of two men determined to earn the world's admiration for their tenacity. Within the timeframe of one year and fifteen days, two men from the same nation separately laid claim to one of the most sought-after destinations in the Arctic, seemingly.

    Following the book, the magical trip to the “North Pole” had begun. With exclusive treats, just like the book, and gifts, the two-hour holiday journey includes a train ride to the North Pole, and an enchanting walk to the North Pole Theater where visitors are greeted by a “sea of elves”, a retelling of the book and a visit from Santa.   He petitioned the U.S. government to finance an expedition to find the hole at the North Pole. According to the Telegraph, on March 7, , Senator Richard Thompson proposed a bill in Congress to provide Symmes “with the equipment of two vessels of to tons for the expedition, and the granting of such other aid as Government may deem Author: Johnthomas Didymus.

      ‎The English at the North Pole was originally published in , being begun even before Verne's Journey to the Center of the Earth. This vigorous Arctic tale was used to found and introduce a "Magazine of Adventure,"which was continued for some years. The book 3/5(1). Beginning with the North Pole, the book introduces the geography and climate of the Arctic. Readers will discover how climate change is affecting sea ice and why multi-year ice is so important to walruses and polar bears. Find out what ice floes are and what lives under the ice.


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