Record ID:
47251137 (Libraries Australia Authorities)
Authority type:
  • Name.
LC number:
  • nb2002052350
Used for:
  • Barret, Jeanne, 1740-1807
  • Baré Jeanne, 1740-1807
  • Bonnefoy, Jeanne de
  • Jeanne Baré (sometimes spelled Barret or Baret) (July 27, 1740– August 5, 1807) was a member of Louis Antoine de Bougainville's expedition on the ships La Boudeuse and Étoile in 1766–1769. Baré was probably the first woman to have completed a voyage of circumnavigation. Jeanne Baré joined the expedition disguised as a man, calling herself Jean Baré or Bonnefoy.
  • The discovery of Jeanne Baret : a story of science, the high seas, and the first woman to circumnavigate the globe, 2011 p. 42 (Jeanne Baret, also known as Jeanne de Bonnefoy)
  • Monsieur Baret, 2002 foreword (Jeanne Baret) p.10. (born 1740) p.188 (died 1807)
Local system number:
  • (AuAU)1065110
Cataloguing source:
  • Uk eng Uk SUA