Quotes by William Dampier

About William Dampier:

William Dampier is today Australia, and the first person to circumnavigate the world three times. He has also been described as Australia's first natural historian, as well as one of the most important British explorers of the period between Sir Walter Raleigh and James Cook.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Dampier
  • DescriptionBritish pirate and explorer
  • BornSeptember 5, 1651
  • Died1715
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionExplorer