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A Negro Explorer at the North Pole (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)

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Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Polar Regions,
  • World - General,
  • History : World - General,
  • Travel / Polar Regions,
  • Travel : Essays & Travelogues,
  • History - General History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert E. Peary (Commentary), Booker T. Washington (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11677948M
    ISBN 101406553743
    ISBN 109781406553741
    OCLC/WorldCa243614885


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A Negro Explorer at the North Pole (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) by Matthew A. Henson Download PDF EPUB FB2

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New York: Fredrick A. Stokes Company, First edition. Signed by Matthew Henson on the page following the half title, inscribed to former owner and dated 3754, about a year before his death. xx, ii, pp. Bound in publisher's blue cloth with photographic frontispiece mounted on front board, lettered in white.

Near Fine with a little rubbing to spine lettering and edges, front hinge a. Henson proved his fitness by long and thorough apprenticeship, and his participation in the final victory which planted the Stars and Stripes at the North Pole, and won for this country the international prize of nearly four centuries, is a distinct credit and feather in the cap of his race.

" First published in A Negro Explorer at the North Pole [Henson, Matthew A. ] on FREE shipping on qualifying offers. A Negro Explorer at the North Pole5(45). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. A negro explorer at the North pole by Henson, Matthew Alexander, Publication date Topics Henson, Matthew Alexander,Peary, Robert E. (Robert. A Negro Explorer at the North Pole Language: English: LoC Class: G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Subject: Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration Subject: Henson, Matthew Alexander, Subject: African American explorers -- Biography Subject: North Pole -- Discovery and exploration Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Cited by: Negro Explorer at the North Pole: The Autobiography of Matthew Henson By Matthew A. Henson. Publisher: Invisible Cities Press, May ISBN: MY HERO recommends this book to adult readers.

From the Publisher "When Commander Robert Peary reached the North Pole on April 6,one other American was with him - Matthew Henson, a black. A hardcover first edition of A Negro Explorer at the North Pole, a memoir written by explorer Matthew Henson about his early 20th century international seafaring artic expeditions.

There is a forward written by Robert E. Peary and an introduction written by Booker T. Washington. The book is protected by an off-white covered dust jacket. Book Title. A negro explorer at the North pole. Henson, Matthew Alexander, Publication Details.

New York,Frederick A. Stokes company [] DOI.   A N Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew Alexander Hanson is a story of absolute grit, passion and purpose. From Cape Columbia onwards, walking on ice and deep snow, pulling half-a-ton sledges for hundreds of kilometres in deathly cold whilst, either consciously or unconsciously knowing that, under you, rest absolute darkness and death for at least a mile deep5(54).

A Negro Explorer At The North Pole, He was the first person to reprint a portion of Matt's book. After Dad died I restored his Henson biography and republished it in At that time A Negro Explorer was available as either a cheap paperback or a 59 low quality photocopy.

Original copies were so rare they sold for to DateDue 9V}HV Mf-timl Diiir-G r ". H52 n,Te"",yUDrary fcWliSi», «l!!!!!?. Pole. byMa A N Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew Alexander Hanson is a story of absolute grit, passion and purpose. From Cape Columbia onwards, walking on ice and deep snow, pulling half-a-ton sledges for hundreds of kilometres in deathly cold whilst, either consciously or unconsciously knowing that, under you, rest absolute darkness and death for at least a mile deep5(45).

A Negro Explorer, not A Black Explorer Well-intentioned individuals who reissued this work, beginning in the 's, obviously did not like the racial term Negro. They felt that it was their obligation to change Henson's title from "A Negro Explorer" to "A Black Explorer" This is the first edition in 88 years to restore the original title.

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  When Matthew Henson explored the North Pole in the s, he left behind a keepsake of his visits. His son Anaukaq was born in Matthew Henson does not mention the child in his book A Negro Explorer at the North Pole, which was published in Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins.

A Negro Explorer is a book written by African American explorer Matthew A. Henson. It was published in The foreword of this book was written by explorer Richard E. Peary. Henson accompanied Peary on an expedition to the Arctic.

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Henson, who was paid only minimum wages throughout two decades of his association with Peary, was indispensable to the famous explorer's journey; he learned the language of the Eskimos, was an expert dog-sled driver. Listen to Negro Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew A. Henson with a free trial.

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PACTS Inc is a c3 Organization, Donations and gifts are tax deductable. Pacts Inc. We Are What We Have Been Waiting For. Become a Member. "Robert Peary is remembered as the intrepid explorer who successfully reached the North Pole in Far less celebrated is his companion, Matthew Henson, a black man from Maryland.

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When Commander Robert Peary reached the North Pole on April 6,one other American was with him--Matthew Henson, a black man from Maryland who had been Peary's faithful companion through 22 years of polar exploration.

A Negro Explorer At The North Pole []. By Matthew A. Henson. Introduction by Booker T. Washington. Forward presented by Robert E. Peary. "In short, Matthew Henson, next to Commander Peary, held and still holds the place of honor in the history of the expedition that finally located the position of the Pole, because he was the best man for the place.

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stokes company publishers copyright,by frederick a. stokes company. Inthe Explorers Club honored that achievement, inducting Henson as their first ever African-American member. InHenson chronicled his recollections of this historic journey in a memoir originally entitled A Negro Explorer at the North Pole.

Matthew A. Henson is the author of A Negro Explorer at the North Pole ( avg rating, ratings, 20 reviews, published ), Into the Unknown ( 5(28). InHenson published A Negro Explorer at the North Pole, a memoir of his life as a pioneering African American. Inhe became the first Black man to 5(46).

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