Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jean-Baptiste Labat (sometimes called, simply, Père Labat) (1663, near Paris - 6 January 1738, Paris) was a French clergyman, botanist, writer, explorer, ethnographer, soldier, engineer, and landowner. He entered the order of the Dominicans at the age of twenty. He was ordained at the completion of his philosophical and theological studies. Besides preaching, he taught philosophy and mathematics to secular students at Nancy. Abandoning this work, he devoted himself to missionary activity and for many years preached in the various churches of France.
Botany, Philosophy, Dominican Order, Distillation, Caribbean, Pope Honorius III
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