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Posts Tagged ‘Orthodoxy

NEW IDEAS ABOUT THE EU

June 9, 2016

By chance I have found and started reading a book about nations and power by some celebrated US professor. He starts off by describing the Chinese (Ming) and Mogul and Ottoman empires and explaining why they withered. The chief cause in his view is that they were centrally controlled by an elite group that became […]