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None of the Four: A Kidnapped Species Comes Home
« on: November 17, 2019, 02:21:07 PM »
""Today, like yesterday, a strong wind blew all day across Mongolia from the East. To get out of these arid mountains, with little vegetation and few animals, we rose early. The only mammal I saw here was a ground squirrel.”

It was 1866. Four years of teaching in Beijing were already behind Père (Father) Armand David, a 40-year-old French priest and amateur natural history scientist. Like many foreigners in China at this time..."

https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/7840/Chinese-wildlife-coins/



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