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Alexander von Humboldt: A German Second Discoverer of Cuba

Alexander von Humboldt: A German Second Discoverer of Cuba

German naturalist and researcher Alexander von Humboldt (Berlin, 1769-1859) is one of the most important scholars of the 19th century, considered Cuba’s second discoverer, founder of a modern scientific geography and one of the precursors of ecology and sustainability, in addition to his contribution to the development of several sciences.