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According to the "Ainulindale," the Ainur were given a brief view of the future development of Arda, before they descended into the world. This glimpse told them much about what would happen, but it was too quick for them to study the world in detail. However, we know that what the Valar saw affected their subsequent work on the construction of Arda. ...


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