Erik Gustavovich Laxmann, noted traveler and naturalist of the 18th century =

Erik Gustavovich Laksman, vydayushchiisya puteshestvennik i naturalist XVIII veka by Naum Mikhaĭlovich Raskin

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[N M Raskin; I. Erik Gustavovich Laxmann (Russian: Эрик (Кирилл) Густавович Лаксман) (J – January 6, ) noted traveler and naturalist of the 18th century = book a Finnish-Swedish clergyman, explorer and natural scientist born in Nyslott in Finland, then part of is remembered today for his taxonomic work on the fauna of Siberia and for his attempts to establish relations between Imperial Russia and Tokugawa.

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