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Sir Joseph Banks : a global perpective /
editors, R.E.R. Banks ... [et al.] ; production editor S. Dickerson.
imprint
[Richmond, England] : Published by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on behalf of the co-sponsors, c1994.
description
ii, 235 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0947643613
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imprint
[Richmond, England] : Published by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on behalf of the co-sponsors, c1994.
isbn
0947643613
general note
"The conference at which these papers were originally presented was co-sponsored by the Royal Society, The Natural History Museum, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, the Linnean Society of London, the Society for the History of Natural History, and the Banks Archive Project."--T.p. verso.
catalogue key
719193
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Fourteen papers drawing together the many threads of Banks's wide ranging interests and the worldwide influence he had on the progress and development of science, technology, horticulture, agriculture, trade and politics. Includes 45 illustrations.

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