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William Herndon

(1813—1857)


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(1813–1857),

American explorer of the Amazon basin. Lieutenant William Herndon of the U.S. Navy received, while serving in Chile in 1850, orders to leave his ship and lead an exploring ...

Subjects: World History.


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