famous people biographies: joseph banks

Make browsing easier & select Browse By Price or By Shop. Click on the products for more information & to buy them In Store.

Joseph Banks
Joseph Banks

This is a biography of Sir Joseph Banks, botanist, explorer, President of the Royal Society and one of Australia's founding fathers. He was among the most influential figures of the 18th and 19th centuries. As a young man, he accompanied Captain Cook on his voyage of discovery to Australia; in later years he was instrumental in establishing Kew Gardens as one of the greatest botanical centres in the world.

£16.89 From:
The Book People
Back to Top