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Re: orion-list Quote in Josephus relating to the Giants

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Larry VanBeek wrote:
> Hello
> This question was asked of me and I do not have a concoradance to Josephus
> which lists anything like this.  Does anyone know the reference?  It's a
> quote which states, paraphrased, that "the giants were experts in astronomy,
> which they learned
> from their fathers the Sons of Gods".
The quote does not look exact, but quite similar. The passage is Jewish
Antiquities Book 1, 69.

Akio ITO
Tokyo Christian University
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