The writers of the Bible depended on other sources for much of their work. Some of these sources may be lost forever, but many have recently come to light.
Apocalyptic Literature,Dystopian Future,Post Apocalyptic
The Use of Daniel in Jewish Apocalyptic Literature and in the Revelation of St.
A Scroll Fragment from the Book of Enoch
does post apocalyptic literature (non dystopian) future?
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