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Explore “The history of aquatic animals” this summer

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:00:15 +0000
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<p>As you head to the seashore or lakeside this summer, take a moment to consider the contributions of Ippolito Salviani to natural history. Salviani&#8217;s book on aquatic animals, Aquatilium animalium historiae (The history of aquatic animals), is one of a handful of 16th-century works that helped established ichthyology as a modern science. A professor of medicine at the <a href="https://blog.library.si.edu/2016/06/adopt-history-aquatic-animals/#more-'" class="more-link">more &#187;</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://blog.library.si.edu/2016/06/adopt-history-aquatic-animals/">Explore &#8220;The history of aquatic animals&#8221; this summer</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://blog.library.si.edu">Smithsonian Libraries Unbound</a>.</p>
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