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Civilization cannot exist without the existence of man, however, man never ceases to change the construct of his civilization.... [tags: Comparative Literature] Civilization Versus Savagery in Golding's Lord of the Flies - "Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything - except his own nature." From patxarán in Navarra, to orujo in Galicia, from sherry in the region between Jerez and Cádiz, to the sweet wine from Málaga, somewhat similar to port wine from Oporto, the various traditions that have defined each of the regions permeate deeply to every aspect of Spanish culture, from what digestive to follow your meal with, to the style and material used to erect buildings in the area.

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