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Progress in technology moves steadily forward; once a discovery is made, it need not be made again. God judges a man by his motives; worldly people judge a man by his external physical actions. The affluence of the culture during this period is evident in the frescoes found in the Cretan palaces and in Thera, Melos, Kea, and Rodos. The woman of whom I had heard so much, in a sort of way in which I had never heard a woman spoken of before, was coming down the stairs, and my first sensation was that of profound astonishment at this evidence that she did really exist.

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Publisher: Nabu Press (March 1, 2012)

ISBN: 127644933X

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