One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
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- ‘It has been described by many ancient historians as a place of prophesies almost as famous as the Delphic Oracle.’
- ‘In many cases, the works of ancient historians who offered vital testimony had been lost.’
- ‘That perennial bugbear of the ancient historian, the inadequacies and ambiguities of the sources, haunts every attempt to resurrect the great conqueror.’
- ‘A friend of mine, an ancient historian, world expert in his fields, was appointed to Harvard with the expectation that he'd take on three graduates a year.’
- ‘Aryans were not foreigners from the West, the view widely held by ancient historians, but India's native people.’
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