USU 1320: History and Civilization
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A Guide To Writing in History and Classics
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Among ancient Egyptian royalty it was not at all unusual for a half-brother and half-sister to marry. In this way, the father they shared was imagined to have passed on and perpetuated his divine essence through them, ensuring the creation of future deities in their children.

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