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Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1729-1811

a study in French naval history and politics

by Mary Kimbrough

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de, Comte, 1729-1811.,
    • Explorers -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-236) and index.

      StatementMary Kimbrough.
      SeriesStudies in French civilization ;, v. 7
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG256.B6 K55 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1864243M
      ISBN 100889467447, 088946636X
      LC Control Number90022129

      Summary; In a deeply researched and engagingly written narrative of science, adventure, love, and an unprecedented voyage of discovery, Ridley reveals the true story of Jeanne Baret, the first woman to circumnavigate the globe. Subjects; Baret, Jeanne (). Commerson, Philibert (). Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de comte (). Biographie Jeunesse. Louis-Antoine de Bougainville est né à Paris rue Barre-du-Bec [2] le 12 novembre Issu d'une famille que l'on fait provenir de Bougainville en Picardie, il est le dernier d'une fratrie de cinq enfants dont l'aîné est l'historien père, Pierre-Yves (), est notaire au Châtelet [3] et échevin de la ville.

      English: Louis Antoine de Bougainville ( ) — world explorer from France. Français: Louis Antoine de Bougainville ( ), explorateur français ayant accompli le tour du monde. Louis-Antoine de BougainvilleCountry of citizenship: France. bougainville, louis-antoine de - 63 from France French soldier, sailor, explorer, scholar and writer, was born on 12 November the youngest of four children of Pierre-Yves de Bougainville, a lawyer from a cultivated and well-connected professional family.

      Editorial Notes [THIS 1XX FIELD CANNOT BE USED UNDER RDA UNTIL THIS RECORD HAS BEEN REVIEWED AND/OR UPDATED] [Old catalog heading: Bougainville, Louis . Louis Antoine de Bougainville (n.). 1. French explorer who circumnavigated the globe accompanied by scientists ()Born: 12 November , Paris, France.


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Born in Paris as the son of a notary, Bougainville early entered the Black Musketeers, published a book on integral calculus (), and became secretary of the French embassy in London ().

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Louis Antoine de Bougainville (–), French navigator, explorer and military commander Hyacinthe de Bougainville (–), French naval officer and son of Louis Antoine de Bougainville Jean-Pierre de Bougainville (), French writer, member of the Académie française, brother to Louis Antoine de Bougainville.

Title Voyage autour du monde, Contributor Names Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de, comte, Created / Published. Louis - Antoine Comte de Bougainville ( - ) is best known for his circumnavigation of the globe from to Throughout a long and distinguished life, however, he participated in many of the turning points of world history: the birth of the United States, the fall of French Canada, the opening of the Pacific, the French revolution and the Revolutionary Wars, the crowning of 5/5(1).

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12,and early established a reputation as a. Witty, charming, and fiercely intelligent, Louis-Antoine Comte de Bougainville () managed, in the course of a long life, to play a part in nearly every facet of eighteenth-century life and culture. Suthren’s book is well-written and acts as a good introduction to the subject but leaves one wanting more.

For that you need to read Dunmore’s excellent book. References. Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de. Adventure in the wilderness: the American journals of Louis Antoine de Bougainville,translated and edited by Edward P. Hamilton.

Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Louis Antoine de Bougainville (12 Nov –31 Aug ), Find a Grave Memorial no.citing The Pantheon, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A : The Pantheon, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de.

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Storms and Dreams is a lively, authoritative recounting of Bougainville’s adventures and achievements, which ranged from seamanship and soldiering to mathematics and navigation. Dunmore. Louis Antoine, Comte de Bougainville Bougainville, Louis Antoine, Comte de (), soldier and sailor, was born at Paris on Novemthe son of a notary.

He was educated to become an advocate before the Parlement de Paris ; but he early abandoned law, and turned to mathematics. BOUGAINVILLE, LOUIS ANTOINE DE (–), French navigator, was born at Paris on the 11th of November He was the son of a notary, and in early life studied law, but soon abandoned the profession, and in entered the army in the corps of musketeers.

Voyage Autour Du Monde. Par La F by Bougainville Louis-Antoine de. 12 5cm x 19 0cm x 1 8cm. broché. pages. Bougainville ne visita jamais la Nouvelle Calédonie mais Tahiti - qu'il nomma la nouvelle Cythère. Nourri de l'esprit de l'Encyclopédie il est parti écrit Diderot avec les lumières nécessaires et les qualités propres à ses vues: de la philosophie du courage.

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He set sail from Nantes inrounded the Straits of Magellan, and crossed the Pacific via Tahiti. He sailed on to Samoa and the New Hebrides, then headed north through the Coral Sea and on to New Guinea, the Solomon Islands.