Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842

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Dates:
Birth 1790-05-23
Death 1842-05-08
French,
French,

Biographical notes:

French explorer, cartographer, botanist, linguist and writer. Born 23rd May, 1790, at Conde sur Noireau, Calvados, and was killed on 12th May, 1842, in a train which caught fire between Paris and Versailles.

From the description of Dumont d'Urville lettres 1841, 1841 July 8 [manuscript]. 1841. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225318580

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Subjects:

  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages and travels
  • Explorers--Correspondence

Occupations:

  • Explorers

Places:

  • France (as recorded)