Counter, S. Allen

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A Journey for the Ages
Matthew Henson and Robert Peary’s Historic North Pole Expedition
By Matthew A. Henson, Foreword by S. Allen Counter, Introduction by Robert E. Peary
(Skyhorse Publishing)
In an era when segregation thrived and Jim Crow reigned supreme, adventurer Matthew A. Henson defied racial stereotypes. During his teenage years, Henson sailed on vessels that journeyed across the globe, and it is those experiences that caught the attention of famed arctic explorer Matthew Peary. Operating... [READ MORE]
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