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The Resource Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved, Robert M. Bryce

Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved, Robert M. Bryce

Label
Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved
Title
Cook & Peary
Title remainder
the polar controversy, resolved
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Bryce
Title variation
Cook and Peary
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryce, Robert M
Dewey number
910/.9163/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G635.C66
LC item number
H86 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, Frederick Albert
  • Peary, Robert E.
  • Cook, Frederick A
  • Peary, Robert E
  • Explorers
  • Explorateurs
  • North Pole
  • Pôle Nord
Label
Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved, Robert M. Bryce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps of the North Pole on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 987-1122) and index
Contents
The sunrise of ambition -- I must have fame -- The inspiration of all the world -- A permanent drawing power for life -- The conditions of happiness -- Will you kindly come to our rescue? -- This vanishing of the Pole Star -- An unimaginable dream -- A year, a month and a day -- You have chosen the happier lot -- Between the forbidden tundra and the smiling snow -- And therefore to the top of the world -- The wind-loved place -- I have been to the pole! -- I show you my hands -- We believe in you -- Into the hall of bribery -- Tell it to the Danes! -- I suppose I am -- Veritas -- A perversion of history -- The meanest men in the world -- At the head of the fraudists -- The new era -- Was I one of your heroes? -- The pointed finger from his grave -- A matter of veracity -- To the top of the continent? -- Return to the pole -- To dream and not to count the cost
Control code
ocm35280718
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 1133 p.
Isbn
9780811703178
Lccn
96038215
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35280718
  • (Sirsi) o35280718
Label
Cook & Peary : the polar controversy, resolved, Robert M. Bryce
Publication
Note
Maps of the North Pole on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 987-1122) and index
Contents
The sunrise of ambition -- I must have fame -- The inspiration of all the world -- A permanent drawing power for life -- The conditions of happiness -- Will you kindly come to our rescue? -- This vanishing of the Pole Star -- An unimaginable dream -- A year, a month and a day -- You have chosen the happier lot -- Between the forbidden tundra and the smiling snow -- And therefore to the top of the world -- The wind-loved place -- I have been to the pole! -- I show you my hands -- We believe in you -- Into the hall of bribery -- Tell it to the Danes! -- I suppose I am -- Veritas -- A perversion of history -- The meanest men in the world -- At the head of the fraudists -- The new era -- Was I one of your heroes? -- The pointed finger from his grave -- A matter of veracity -- To the top of the continent? -- Return to the pole -- To dream and not to count the cost
Control code
ocm35280718
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 1133 p.
Isbn
9780811703178
Lccn
96038215
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35280718
  • (Sirsi) o35280718

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