A well-tried and long-used tactic. Old books and statues have always been useful for controlling governments. Seen any statueslately? There are a couple just down the road here that show the guywho chopped off one foot of the revolt-prone once-free nativeshere. He’s on horseback, waving a sword. Scare the locals to ‘stayin submission’ to his dominant religion. Like in the American South.