1st Edition

The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820, Volume 7



ISBN 9781851966349
Published November 1, 2013 by Routledge
608 Pages

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Following his participation in James Cook's circumnavigation in HMS Endeavour (1768-71), Joseph Banks developed an extensive global network of scientists and explorers. His correspondence shows how he developed effective working links with the British Admiralty and with the generation of naval officers who sailed after Cook.