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de Bougainville, Louis-Antoine (1729–1811)

John Dunmore

in The Oxford Companion to World Exploration

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780195149227
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780195307412
de Bougainville, Louis-Antoine (1729–1811)

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(1729–1811),

French explorer of the South Pacific. Bougainville was born in Paris, the son of a lawyer

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Subjects: World History

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