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AncientWordTour is a blog with a broad emphasis on etymology and history. AncientWordTour regularly publishes translations of ancient texts and historical commentary.

Joseph Manning is a current law student at Louisiana State University. He received his B.A. in Classical Studies from Paul Tulane College at Tulane University in 2008.  He lives in Baton Rouge with his wife, two Siberian huskies, and a parrotlet.

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