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The list of spontaneous associations with humanitarian crises is long. Equally long are the lists of people affected by these crises and of the actors that provide humanitarian action. – By Dennis Dijkzeul and Diana Griesinger
Meso-America, a large area extending from northern Mexico south to El Salvador, was unified by a calendar that incorporated a 365-day year and a continuous 260-day divination count, forming a larger Calendar Round cycle that repeated every 52 years. – By Susan Milbrath
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