Bancroft,George

Ban·croft (bănʹkrôft', -krŏft', băngʹ-), George. 1800-1891.
American historian and diplomat whose published works include the ten-volume History of the United States (1834-1874). As secretary of the navy (1845-1846) he established the naval academy at Annapolis.

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Universalium. 2010.

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