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But I will forgive you if you only open the door,'' he ended in an inflated tone: ``You remember how you swore time after time to be my wife. Islam brought a new sense of unity and purpose to the traders and tribespeople of the Arabian Peninsula. I assure you it puzzled my head so that, between Therese my sister and Jos the boy, I lived in a state of idiocy almost. The history of Mesopotamia was then both uniquely creative and uniquely violent and destructive; marked by invasions and devastating wars in which the great achievements of its civilisation were smashed many times, from the ruin of the Ur III dynasty through Mongols, Tartars and Seljuks, to the savagery of recent wars.

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