Автор сообщения: mv
Дата и время сообщения: 23 June 2005 at 02:03:11:
В ответ на сообщение: Re: Уважаемый gorm!
Thanks. (Nice link, will make a friend of mine very happy)
It appears that Dan=Scorpio=Eagle was known for a while. This **may** be the earliest modern reference.
Citing Godfrey Higgins, Anacalypsis, 1833,
The signs of the Zodiac, with the exception of the Scorpion, which was exchanged by Dan for the Eagle, were carried by the different tribes of the Israelites on their standards; and Taurus, Leo, Aquarius, and Scorpio of the Eagle, the four signs of Reuben, Judah, Ephraim, and Dan, were placed at the four corners-the four cardinal points-of their encampment, evidently in allusion to the cardinal points of the sphere, the equinoxes and solstices, :
(Anacalypsis seems to be another early work about universal civilizing proto-Empire....)