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Joseph Hooker

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Date of Birth: 06/30/1817

Age: 94

Place of birth: Heylsuort

Citizenship: United Kingdom

Background

After graduation, Joseph was the first doctor. In this capacity, he made a four-year voyage on the "Erebus" under the command of James Clark Ross on Antarctic seas to the South magnetic pole.

The expedition began September 30, 1839. Among the places visited was Madeira, Tenerife, Cape Verde Islands, Saint Helena and the Cape of Good Hope. Hooker everywhere collected botanical collections. Researchers returned to England, September 4, 1843.

The result of travel to Hooker were the three works:

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