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To: Amendment10

during the war of indepencnce (it was pretty much intact in the early 1800s) The ottomans (moslems for those in rio linda) were tearing it appart to get to the lead bars to make bullets. The greeks actually gave them lead as a bribe to not destroy it. Unfortunatly the gunpowder stored by the ottmans did not work out.

It is really sad because authors of the 1700s wrote how pristine the inside art appeared.


8 posted on 06/21/2013 2:10:58 PM PDT by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: longtermmemmory

Islam is a scourge on this planet.


11 posted on 06/21/2013 2:26:46 PM PDT by American in Israel (A wise man's heart directs him to the right, but the foolish mans heart directs him toward the left.)
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