Germany's Augsburg played a key role in the rise of the modern marketplace in Europe.
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Despite harsh penalties for drug dealers, China's numbers on drug use are not significantly different from those in the US.
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For Shakespeare, the story of the Roman Republic is a tragedy. Like one of its heroes, the Republic was eventually destroyed by its own success.
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The US government was not involved in these early attempts by Americans to seize control of neighboring countries. But the imperialist impulse was the same.
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