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My Attainment of the North Pole

Frederick Albert Cook

A wild epic journey by an American phusician and two Inuit companions struggling to be the first humans to reach the North Pole. The adventure continues with a year long, near dath journey back to civilization and concludes with the wrath of an angry unbelieving establishment. Liste as Dr. Frederick Albert Cook, a respectd physician and experienced explorer, tells you how he became the first man to reach the North Pole on April21, 1908. Hear his bitter fight with Admiral Robert E. Peary who denied that Cook had beaten him to the Pole and sought to destroy Cook's reputation. This is one of the great controversies in the history of exploration. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

A wild epic journey by an American phusician and two Inuit companions struggling to be the first humans to reach the North Pole. The adventure continues with a year long, near dath journey back to civilization and concludes with the wrath of an angry unbelieving establishment. Liste as Dr. Frederick Albert Cook, a respectd physician and experienced explorer, tells you how he became the first man to reach the North Pole on April21, 1908. Hear his bitter fight with Admiral Robert E. Peary who denied that Cook had beaten him to the Pole and sought to destroy Cook's reputation. This is one of the great controversies in the history of exploration. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com
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A wild epic journey by an American phusician and two Inuit companions struggling to be the first humans to reach the North Pole. The adventure continues with a year long, near dath journey back to civilization and concludes with the wrath of an angry unbelieving establishment. Liste as Dr. Frederick Albert Cook, a respectd physician and experienced explorer, tells you how he became the first man to reach the North Pole on April21, 1908. Hear his bitter fight with Admiral Robert E. Peary who denied that Cook had beaten him to the Pole and sought to destroy Cook's reputation. This is one of the great controversies in the history of exploration. The Listen2Read American Adventure Library is a series of historic first person accounts of extraordinary adventures by Americans or by visitors to America. The entire series can be previewed at Listen2Read.com

Language:

English

Narrators:

Andre Stojka

Length:

18h 13m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

10:29


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

42:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

37:56


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

34:56


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:18


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

33:05


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

26:43


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

27:26


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

34:25


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

22:59


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

24:34


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

32:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

25:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

22:52


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

19:57


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

30:47


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

21:47


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

16:55


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

28:52


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

45:11


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

21:31


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

25:54


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

24:44


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

18:02


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

21:33


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

25:09


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

22:31


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

33:08


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

42:43


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

29:15


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

23:05


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

01:08:04


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

25:56


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

26:35


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

09:06


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

30:41


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

17:34


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

17:50


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

18:37


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

16:05