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Great book. A lot of detail about both Peary's and Cook's life and adventures. Haven't got to the actual journey to the north pole yet. Very enjoyable reading.Published 2 months ago by Susan Tomboly
I had always been taught growing up that Peary had discovered the North Pole. It was very interesting to read a non-biased view on the two expedition leaders who had raced to be... Read morePublished 3 months ago by goodgollyjosh
A good book that made me want to bash Peary on the head. Cook is a new hero of mine - a man of honor, adventure and integrity. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kindle Customer
I had high hopes for this book. I was hoping that it was going to be full of contemporary data and maybe some new found information from any number of modern researchers and some... Read morePublished 10 months ago by LakeOLuke
An interesting and cautionary tale. Good guys don't always finish first.Published 10 months ago by Michael J. Porter MD
Excellent story, I never knew the true tale of the North Pole discovery. The truth is stranger than fiction! Very well researched.Published 12 months ago by Downeast forester
What a read! If half of what Henderson reveals about Peary is true then the man is a true villain who robbed Cook of his opportunity to achieve the fame he should have had. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Douglas Goss
True North is the kind of fascinating story that leaves the reader wondering how he could have lived so long without knowing the story already. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Scott Adams