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Sequence of author: Time's tapestry(№3)

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Author:
Stephen Baxter

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Stephen Baxter Navigator The Testament of Eadgyth of York: (Lines revealed in AD 1070) In the last days To the tail of the peacock He will come: The spider's spawn, the Christ-bearer The Dove. And the Dove will fly east, Wings strong, heart stout, mind clear. God's Engines will burn our ocean And flame across the lands of spices. All this I have witnessed I and my mothers. Send the Dove west! O, send him west! (Lines revealed in AD 1481) The Dragon stirs from his eastern throne, Walks west. The Feathered Serpent, plague-hardened, Flies over ocean sea, Flies east. Serpent and Dragon, the mortal duel And Serpent feasts on holy flesh. All this I have witnessed I and my mothers. Send the Dove west! O, send him west! The 'Indendium Dei' cryptogram: (Source: the 'Engines of God' Codex of Aethelmaer of Malmesbury, c. AD 1000) BMQVK XESEF EBZKM BMHSM BGNSD DYEED OSMEM HPTVZ HESZS ZHVH PROLOGUE AD 1070 Orm Egilsson was among the last to reach the village this bright...

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