SIR JOSEPH BANKS'S PROVINCIAL TURN

@article{Hoppit2017SIRJB,
  title={SIR JOSEPH BANKS'S PROVINCIAL TURN},
  author={Julian Hoppit},
  journal={The Historical Journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={61},
  pages={403 - 429}
}
  • J. Hoppit
  • Published 22 August 2017
  • History
  • The Historical Journal
Abstract The rise of global history has been a major development in historical studies in recent years, with the history of globalization a central part of that. But did the global matter as much to people in the past as to historians now? This article addresses that question with reference to Britain as viewed through some neglected aspects of the life of the botanist Sir Joseph Banks (1743–1820). He is usually remembered for his extensive global preoccupations. Yet his ability to be a citizen… 
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