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1,438 words, approx. 5 pages
John Byron's Record-Setting Circumnavigation on the Dolphin Overview In 1764, John Byron (1723-1786) left England in command of a two-ship expedition to circle the globe. He returned slightly l... Read more
600 words, approx. 3 pages
John Byron 1723-1786 British Explorer and Naval Admiral After the exploration of Australia and New Zealand by Dutchman Abel Tasman (c. 1603-1659), a feverish period of sea exploration began, setting t... Read more
2,330 words, approx. 8 pages
John Byron Born November 8, 1723, Nottinghamshire, England Died April 10, 1786, London, England During the eighteenth century, political and commercial rivalries among European nations—includi... Read more