Paul Simon’s famous lyric about everything looking worse in black and white is hardly a universal truth, but when it comes to William Saville-Kent's groundbreaking 1893 book The Great Barrier Reef of Australia: its products and potentialities, the assertion may have some merit. Saville-Kent, a naturalist whose work in various British aquariums eventually led to a gig rebuilding […]
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