The Story of the Renaissance: -1912

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By at least 6,000 years ago they had reached New Ireland and New Britain. Fill the mind with sublime thoughts, such as those contained in the Gita, the Upanishads, the Yogavasishtha, etc. In ancient times, skills such as working with bronze and writing, as well as religious beliefs, passed from one society to another. In many respects, Muslims predated Western educational practices by over a millennium. Grain and manufactured goods also became part of that transportation web.

Pages: 308

Publisher: Cornell University Library (July 8, 2009)

ISBN: 1112187618

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