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Thus, Samos supported Chalcis and Miletus, Eretria. The potter's wheel was in use in China before 4,000 years ago. Many of these questions can be examined and answered by researching what many believe is the world’s earliest civilization, Mesopotamia. Think of the mighty Himalayas, the sacred Ganga, the striking scenery in Kashmir, the Taj Mahal, the Victoria Memorial in Calcutta, a lovely sunset, the vast expanse of ocean or the infinite blue sky.

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Publisher: The New Press; Reprint edition (November 3, 2009)

ISBN: 1595584811

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