Baron Friedrich Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt

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Noun1.Baron Friedrich Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt - German naturalist who explored Central and South America and provided a comprehensive description of the physical universe (1769-1859)Baron Friedrich Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt - German naturalist who explored Central and South America and provided a comprehensive description of the physical universe (1769-1859)
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Between an introduction and a conclusion, they cover the contributions and impact of geographer Alexander von Humboldt, sugar, heritage, tourism, and information.