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The old value system will suffer and die. It cannot survive as our mother earth strains under the pressure put on her. Politically, Western Civilization has been the test-bed of government from aristocracy, oligarchy, to democracy. But they also believed resources were more valuable in circulation among the living than on display or buried underground. These monuments can be divided into four classes: Free-standing in-the-round sculpture, such as the twins from El Azuzul or San Martin Pajapan Monument 1.

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