Minik: The New York Eskimo

An Arctic Explorer, a Museum, and the Betrayal of the Inuit People

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Description

A true story from the great age of Arctic exploration of an Inuit boy's struggle for dignity against Robert Peary and the American Museum of Natural History in turn-of-the-century New York City.

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Advance Praise

"A tale of scientific arrogance [that] is truly unforgettable." –  Publishers Weekly 

"The simplicity and resonance of myth. There is not a page in this book without its horrors and its wonders." –...

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