TITLE

Hooker, William Jackson

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Hooker, William Jackson (1785-1865) was an English botanist, prolific author, and gifted botanical illustrator. He became the first director of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew in 1841, upon the park's presentation to the nation.
ACCESSION #
37309110

 

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