The Cults of the Greek States V1

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C. 240 that a drama with a regular plot was performed at Rome. Ivanily2.wps A 2 page overview of Ivan Ilych's character with discussion of how he was treated by society and the possible implications this may have had. This probably reflected social attitudes. The modern Western boundary of 16 or 18 years (which means after puberty) for marriage is relatively new; while I believe the average age of marriage has been increasing for centuries, 16–18 probably only became universal in the West somewhere during the 20th century.

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Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (September 10, 2010)

ISBN: 1162644397

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