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In Japan human sacrifice was abandoned in the early Middle Ages, and the
Chinese practice of burying the king's retinue with him continued intemtittently
until the 17th century. Various rites among the ancient Greeks and Romans that ...
March 30, 1783, London), obstetrician. educator, and medical writer who did
much, by his high standards of teaching and medical practice, to William Hunter.
detail of an oil painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-92); m the Huntenan ...
Judaism, history of 624 'celibacy noted for infrequency 3: 1042g -censorship and
divine law 3: 1084a -chronological system origin 4:577d dietary laws and
religious identity 5:732a -Mashriq circumcision customs 11:575g ~modern
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