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Burnes, Sir Alexander

British explorer and diplomat (of the same family as the poet Robert Burns) who gained renown for his explorations in what are now Pakistan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Iran. For his accomplishments he was knighted in 1839.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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