Sir Joseph Banks: 18th Century Explorer, Botanist, and Entrepreneur
First botanist to make comprehensive collection of flora and fauna in Newfoundland and Labrador. Also sailed round the world with Captain Cook and travelled extensively in Iceland and Great Britain.
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