The introduction of the Linnaean classification of nature in Portugal

  title={The introduction of the Linnaean classification of nature in Portugal},
  author={Palmira Fontes da Costa},
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Analyses of British militarist colonialism often stress how feelings of horror and revulsion towards an idealized African ‘Other’ were promoted and exploited to justify Victorian era colonial
Bibliography of Recent Publications on Specialized Communication
From the 48 th installment on, the “Kleine Bibliographie fachsprachlicher Untersuchungen” has appeared under the title “Bibliography of Recent Publications on Specialized Communication”.
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