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V. WHITHER?

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A mighty world change-What of the morrow?-

Life movement in unit, nations and a world-
Charted by undulatory line--A maximum point:
great Egyptian era-Code Hammurabi-Next point
of culmination : genius of the Greek-Swing back,
depression, Dark Ages-Resurgence-Whither our
road?- What the driving power of humanity ?-Sus-
tained effort; energy-Tyre and her lesson-Inte-
gration of forces-Physical science-Its triumphs :
heritage of all-Abundance-Modification of ethical
outlook-Rights of the unborn-Intelligent selfish-
ness; merger in altruism.

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VIII. FROM THE FALL OF ASSYRIA

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10. Persian period, 538-333—11. The Temple, index

of their fortunes-12. Their humble story in Jeru-
salem--The Babylonian contrast-13. The city: its
magnificence--Proud position of the Jew there.

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X. THE GIVING OF THE LAW ... ... ... ... ...

20. As told in 2 Esdras—21. The Canon in

making–22. Reading of the Law--23. A note of Re-
joicing—24. Rebuke of extortion.

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