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Record #210260:

Frederick Cook: a reappraisal / Michael F. Robinson.

Title: Frederick Cook: a reappraisal / Michael F. Robinson.
Author(s): Robinson, Michael F.
Date: 2013.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: American Philosophical Society
In: North by degree : new perspectives on Arctic exploration. (2013.),
Abstract: Assesses impact of century-long "North Pole controversy" since Frederick Cook's 1907-09 expedition. Discusses "antimodern" traits of Cook's career as Arctic explorer and his rejection of modern science in era when polar exploration was increasingly regarded as scientific endeavour.
Notes:

In: North by degree : new perspectives on Arctic exploration / Susan A. Kaplan, Robert McCracken Peck, eds.

Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1907-09 Cook.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
92 -- Biographies: Cook, Frederick Albert.
93"190" -- 1900-1909.
93"191" -- 1910-1919.
93"192" -- 1920-1929.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*301) -- North Pole.
SPRI record no.: 210260

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