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My Arctic Journal: A Year Among Ice-fields and Eskimos

Biography / Memoir

By: Josephine Peary

240 pages, B/w photos

Cooper Square Publishers

Paperback | Dec 2002 | #152049 | ISBN: 0815411987
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Peary, the wife of celebrated arctic explorer Robert E. Peary, joined her husband on his 1891-92 expedition to the Arctic Circle.


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Biography

Josephine Peary (1863-1955) made six extended trips to the Arctic. Her book about the birth of her daughter during one of these trips, The Snow Baby, was a big success when it was published in 1901. Robert M. Bryce is the author of Cook and Peary: The Polar Controversy, Resolved. He lives in Monrovia, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

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