The art of science: Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800-1804.
Mile End: Wakefield Press, 2016. Quarto, paperback, colour illustrations. In 1800, French navigator Nicolas Baudin led two ships carrying 22 scientists and more than 230 officers and crew on a three-and-a-half-year voyage to the 'Southern Lands'. It was one of the most lavishly equipped scientific expeditions ever to leave Europe..... More