By A. M. Hocart
Why a queen wouldn't have been married earlier than; why a visitor is sacred; why everyone is believed to were become stone; how cash originated.
those matters are regarded as a part of a socio-religious complicated embraced in lots of components of the area, either East and West. (There are chapters at the united kingdom, India, Sri Lanka, Africa, Fiji, Egypt, and historical Greece).
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