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I've decided not to deal with the media," he said. "I did not make a demand, I made a suggestion. In addition, African cultures preformed surgeries under antiseptic conditions universally when this concept was only emerging in Europe ( 2 ). These 79 billion cubic meters represented 99% of the calculated average annual river flow. Cambyses follows him with an army of 50,000 men and, according to Herodotus, the entire army disappears in the desert, presumably overcome by a sand storm (around 524 BC).

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