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  • Of course, in captivity animals might not act the same way they did in the wild.
  • - viii.), dated from the fourth year of Darius, contains an inquiry whether the fast days that arose in the captivity are still to be observed, with a comforting and encouraging reply of the prophet.
  • Thus began the seventy years "Babylonian captivity of the Church."
  • 127 ff.) only mentions the treason of the Median general Harpagus and the defeat and captivity of Astyages.
  • They are skilful hunters, however, catch fish by in geniously constructed traps, and live almost entirely on jungle-roots of these people is found in Upper Perak, and the members of this clan have acquired some knowledge of the art of planting, &c. They they have been raided by the latter, and many Negritos are to be found in captivity in some of the Malayan villages on the eastern side of the peninsula.
 

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