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In 1212 a powerful and zealous joint military force of Christians, brought together by a zeal which was the by-product of the Crusades, met the Moorish forces near Cordova in a decisive battle. These are two poles around which the dialogue develops during the course of the subsequent centuries. I made her a most respectful bow and went out of the studio. The Musican’s Guild is all but useless to you and you will almost never sacrifice a Great person for a Great Work.

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