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Boreal Ties: Photographs and Two Diaries of the 1901 Peary Relief Expedition - Gillis, Kim Fairley (Editor), and Ayer, Silas Hibbard (Editor)

In 1899 Robert Peary, exploring northern Greenland in search of the North Pole, lost seven toes to frostbite but refused to cut his exploration short to seek treatment. When his wife learned of his condition, she and their seven-year-old daughter set off in July 1900 to find Peary and persuade him to come home. The 1901 expedition documented in ... Read More

Boreal Ties: Photographs and Two Diaries of the 1901 Peary Relief Expedition 2002, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826328106

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