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Dana, Richard Henry

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Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪnə
 
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Definition of Dana, Richard Henry in English:

( 1815–82), American adventurer, lawyer, and writer, known for his account of his voyage from Boston round Cape Horn to California, Two Years before the Mast (1840).

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