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    • Voices of Famous Polar Explorers

    • By: Frederick Albert Cook, Robert Edwin Peary Sr., Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton
    • Narrated by: Frederick Albert Cook, Robert Edwin Peary Sr., Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Frederick Albert Cook (June 10, 1865 - August 5, 1940) was an American explorer and physician noted for his claims of achieving the first summit of Mount McKinley, in September 1906, and having reached the North Pole on April 21, 1908, which would have been a year before Robert Peary. Both claims have been largely discredited. Later, Dr. Cook was a founding member of the Arctic Club and Explorers Club.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Voices from the past...

    • By Manuel Mendoza on 01-24-16

    Regular price: $5.57