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Joseph Banks
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Patrick O'Brian
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-12-08 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

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One of our greatest writers about the sea has written an engrossing story of one of history's most legendary maritime explorers. Patrick O'Brian's biography of
The Life of Sir Joseph Banks
Language: en
Pages: 403
Authors: Edward Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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This 1911 biography reveals the extraordinary influence of the wealthy botanist Banks on eighteenth-century science, exploration and society.
The Life of Sir Joseph Banks
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Edward Smith
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher: Ayer Company Pub

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Sir Joseph Banks (1743-1820), as a naturalist, accompanied Captain James Cook on expeditions to Australia and Tahiti, where he cataloged new species of plants a
Joseph Banks in Newfoundland and Labrador, 1766
Language: en
Pages: 642
Authors: Joseph Banks
Categories: Natural history
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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Diary of voyage on board Niger, 1766, scientific manuscripts, and detailed account of his biological collections.
Joseph Banks and the British Museum
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Neil Chambers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-30 - Publisher: Routledge

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Concentrating on the explorer and naturalist Joseph Banks (1743-1820), this book explores the early history of collections at the British Museum. Taking Banks'