At the same time his paternal despotism tended to emasculate the Tuscan character.
emasculate other men in revenge for the humiliation he experienced as part of his everyday life.
emasculate the UN inspections bodies.
Italian politics; prosperous republics, with plenty of money to spend but no leisure or inclination for camp-life; cautious tyrants, glad of every pretext to emasculate their subjects, and courting popularity by exchanging conscription for taxationall combined to favor the new system.
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