Duperrey, Louis-Isidore, 1786-1865Alternative names
Physicist and naval officer. Duperrey accompanied de Freycinet on the "Uranie" around the world to study meteorology and terrestrial magnetism 1817-1820. He commanded the "Coquille" on an expedition to Oceania and South America 1822-1825.
From the description of Transcripts of documents from Duperrey's voyage, 1822-1825. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81483303
- Surveyors, Marine--Biography
- Meteorology Research
- France (as recorded)
- South America (as recorded)
- Oceania (as recorded)