Books by Howard S. Abramson

Released: June 17, 1991

"A biography that stands on solid ground when celebrating Cook's virtues—respect for Eskimos, love of adventure—but otherwise sinks into the mud that has all but obscured the beauty of the polar quest. (Twenty-four photographs and two maps—not seen.)"
Another entry in the endless furor over who really discovered the North Pole. Read full book review >