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HerbalGram: A Preliminary Analysis of the Botany, Zoology, and Mineralogy of the Voynich Manuscript -
"Dr. Arthur Tucker has made a breakthrough in the interpretation of the Voynich Manuscript, [...] He has demonstrated to my satisfaction that it contains images based on Mexican flora and fauna. Clearly horticultural information has provided a smoking gun. The education of the Aztec elite by various Spanish priests in 'colleges' in the 16th century provides a plausible narrative for the creation of this manuscript." - ‎- courant