Where in the Bible is The Bronze Bow to which the book's title refers?

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The title refers to the bow symbol used by Daniel, Joel, and Thacia in Chapter 7 that is also found in Psalms 18:34 in the Bible. Daniel has lived most of his life with hatred for the Romans. His hatred fuels his desire for revenge, and when an opportunity to get what he seeks presents itself through Rosh, he takes it and engages the Roman soldiers. 

Daniel narrates to his friends how the Romans killed his parents, leaving his sister traumatized and forcing his grandmother to sell him into slavery in order to make ends meet. Daniel succeeds in recruiting both Joel and Thacia in his fight against the Romans. They use the bow symbol to communicate secretly. Understandably, the idea to use the symbol comes from King David through the Psalms.  

Daniel and Joel take the...

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