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Issue: 030, 14/05/28 p. 471, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Conchology), Para 3
Category: Zoology Mollusca
Topic: British Pearls. [Accounts of the quality of British pearls in the writings of the venerable Bede, and ancient Roman writers. Modern patent granted to fish for pearls in the River Jut, in Cumberland]
Person: BEDE, Venerable SUETONIUS PLINY CAESAR, Julius TACITUS
Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 47, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Meteorology), Para 7
Category: Climate Ecology Religion Literature
Topic: Supposed Change of Climate. [Schouw of Copenhagen has argued against the theory of a large-scale change of climate, affecting certain parts of the earth in the distant past. He cites references from the bible and classical literature to prove that the date palm grew the same in Palestine then as it does now]
Person: SCHOUW, Prof. PLINY TACITUS JOSEPHUS STRABO SICULUS, Diodorus THEOPHRASTUS
Source: Oken`s Isis
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