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Section 1

Dr. Allen Counter introduction to
A Negro Explorer
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Revised edition of North Pole Legacy. Buy at Amazon

Section 4

Bad Book Corner

 Who started the hatred
against Peary & Henson?

 It was the sociopath Frederick Cook. Who perpetuated it? Cook's tirelessly vindictive daughter Helene Vetters




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Henson's 1947 Biography

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Section 3
Young adult and other level school editions

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