Louis Antoine de Bougainville

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Noun1.Louis Antoine de Bougainville - French explorer who circumnavigated the globe accompanied by scientists (1729-1811)Louis Antoine de Bougainville - French explorer who circumnavigated the globe accompanied by scientists (1729-1811)
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As with Dunmore's earlier biography of la Peouse's illustrious contemporary Louis de Bougainville, this book is carefully researched and lucidly written, although its sparse and poorly edited endnotes do neither of these qualities justice.
Storms and dreams; the life of Louis de Bougainville.
This anonymous play is based on two well-known episodes in Pacific exploration: the voyage of Louis de Bougainville around the world, and his arrival in Tahiti very soon after Samuel Wallis's discovery of it, and the later voyage and disappearance of Jean-Francois de la Perouse.