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700-year-old Vatican drawing of Australian bird rewrites medieval trade route history

Published on: Wed, 27 Jun 2018 23:34:22 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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A drawing of an Australasian cockatoo by a Roman Emperor has revealed trade routes between Southeast Asia and Europe were flourishing around 250 years earlier than previously thought, according to a paper published by the University of Melbourne.

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