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cladking Wrote:
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> > > Ancient reports said stones flew a bow shot
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> I don't recall when it was first recorded but it
> was an early Arab account.

It's explained in detail here.

One version was by Ibrahim ibn Wasif Shah, writing ca. 1200.

The second comes from the mediaeval Book of Marvels, the Akhbār al-zamān.

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Re: Constructing Khufu 319 Thanos5150 16-Dec-18 06:45
Re: Constructing Khufu 227 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Dec-18 19:06
Re: general 245 hendrik dirker 16-Dec-18 07:06
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