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Bougainville, Louis Antoine de (1729–1811)

Edited by Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of World History

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780192807007
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191726927
Bougainville, Louis Antoine de (1729–1811)

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(1729–1811)

French explorer. Between 1766 and 1769 he led the first successful French circumnavigation of the globe,

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Subjects: World History

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