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Yet, even if Caesar were to prove to have been of lesser stature than this
Chinese colossus, he would still remain a giant by comparison with the common
run of human beings (see also greco- roman civilization: Ancient Rome). MAJOR
This article is divided into the following sections: Measurement of time and types
of calendars 432 Standard units and cycles 432 Time determination by stars, Sun
, and Moon 433 Complex cycles 434 Ancient and religious calendar systems ...
The article is divided into the following sections: Concerns relevant to censorship
619 The status of "individuality" Requirements of self-government "Freedom of
expression" History of censorship 620 Ancient Greece and Rome Ancient Israel ...
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