Cities of the Classical World: An Atlas and Gazetteer of 120

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They were clearly the aggressors, but claimed they attacked for preventive purposes. What could be changed to improve the model? Their literature speaks of their homeland being Dilmun, which could have been one of the islands in the Persian Gulf such as Bahrain. It could hardly, however, be considered a debate, but rather an exercise in Israel bashing. For this, he is very special and recognized for the Aztecs.

Pages: 428

Publisher: Penguin (November 3, 2011)

ISBN: B0060N6OH4

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