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Joseph Banks : a life

Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: London : The Harvill Press, 1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sir Joseph Banks, botanist, explorer, President of the Royal Society and one of Australia's founding fathers, was among the most influential figures of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Joseph Banks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick O'Brian
ISBN: 1860464068 9781860464065
OCLC Number: 489177639
Description: 328 s
Responsibility: Patrick O'Brian

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"O'Brian has done the reading public a service by unwrapping so elegantly and wittily a great man previously known only to specialists and academics. The book is a crackerjack" -- Michael Fathers * Read more...

 
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