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Race to the Frozen North : The Matthew Henson Story, Paperback / softback Book

Race to the Frozen North : The Matthew Henson Story Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Katie Hickey

Description

Matthew Henson was simply an ordinary man. That was, until Commander Robert E. Peary entered his life, and offered him a chance at true adventure.

Henson would become navigator, craftsman, translator, and right-hand man on a treacherous journey to the North Pole.

Defying the odds and the many prejudices that faced him to become a true pioneer.

This is his incredible and often untold story. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers aged 8+

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 128 pages, Black and white vignettes
  • Publisher: Barrington Stoke Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Adventure
  • ISBN: 9781781128404