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Schomburgk, Robert (1804–1865)

Ronnie Hall

in The Oxford Companion to World Exploration

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780195149227
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780195307412
Schomburgk, Robert (1804–1865)

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(1804–1865),

Prussian-born naturalist and surveyor of British Guiana. Born in Freiburg, Prussia, Robert Schomburgk eventually became a fervent

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Subjects: World History

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