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It appears that the only new resources are those associated with Indonesia's special ability: Nutmeg, Cloves, and Pepper. The rulers of the China, Japan and Korea are determined to keep them out. The dynastic cycle played a definitive role in the successions of Chinese empires. The food takes about 3 hours to cook. So far his intention seems to be working. They are described as intrinsically industrious and expansionist, have a unified national character from the beginning, and are predisposed to choosing a democratic form of government.

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