Pérouse, Jean François de Galaup, comte de La

Pérouse, Jean François de Galaup, comte de La:

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, 1741–c.1788, French navigator. A naval captain, in 1785 he took command of two frigate French government expedition that was to search for the Northwest Passage from the Pacific side and to explore along the
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