A Negro Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew A. Henson

A Negro Explorer at the North Pole

Matthew A. Henson

nonfiction biography history memoir adventurous informative slow-paced

240 pages | first published 1989

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In this fascinating memoir, Matthew Henson describes the incredibly dangerous, exhausting, and bone-chilling trip to what was until then the never-before reached point on earth, the North Pole."Robert Peary is remembered as the intrepid explorer w...

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