A pilum is the spear Roman soldiers carried. The neck was long, and made of soft steel. The Romans would toss the pilums at the enemy, who would either get killed, hurt, or block the spear with their shield. If so, the heavy wooden shaft would bend the spear's neck, making the shield weighted and useless.
That is incorrect therefore it is still not answered! I said ANCIENT- no cheating. in what ANCIENT text is it found? HINT: It is not in the Gnostic Gospels. Nor in the traditional Bible (the bible is a collection of books, so just saying bible (regardless of version) won't do.
OOOOH MAN you are SOOOOO close. technically yes, it is one of the books found in the dead sea scrolls. here is a dead give away, it is found in the Ethiopian Bible as well. With those two clues you can get it in no time.
Assyria was a kingdom built on what we now know as Iraq.. what was its capital.?
or Monty Python style...... What.... Is the capital of Assyria ? [!--emo&--][img src=\'style_emoticons/[#EMO_DIR#]/tongue.gif\' border=\'0\' style=\'vertical-align:middle\' alt=\'tongue.gif\' /][!--endemo--]
Sounds right to me! [!--emo&--][img src=\'style_emoticons/[#EMO_DIR#]/biggrin.gif\' border=\'0\' style=\'vertical-align:middle\' alt=\'biggrin.gif\' /][!--endemo--]
Who played Dracula in Francis Ford Coppola's 1992 version?