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Record #186839:

Dr Frederick Cook's North Pole claim: a fifty-year evaluation 1958-2008 / Ted Heckathorn.

Title: Dr Frederick Cook's North Pole claim: a fifty-year evaluation 1958-2008 / Ted Heckathorn.
Author(s): Heckathorn, Ted.
Date: 2008.
In: Polar Priorities. (2008.), Vol. 28 (2008)
Abstract: Reviews Cook's claim to have discovered North Pole. Examines four scenarios on Cook, Peary and North Pole; media criticism of Cook in 1909; findings of 1984 expedition on Ruth glacier; and four versions of "Eskimo testimony".
Notes:

Polar Priorities. Vol. 28 :2-17 (2008).

Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1907-09 Cook.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1908-09 Peary.
93"190" -- 1900-1909.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*301) -- North Pole.
(*41) -- Canada.
SPRI record no.: 186839

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