I invite each of you to speculate as to who are these people. I'll start:
* King Solomon's exiled miners. (They were forgotten there when ancient Israel fell into turmoil)
I would guess they were lost Vikings that made it a little too far south, and never bothered returning.
lost tribes of israel?
“I invite each of you to speculate as to who are these people.”
I’ll have a shot at it.
They were Freepers. After time travel is discovered a band of Freepers from the future travels back in time to start their own Free Republic.
Things were going well until a “moderate” faction arose, led by a descendant of Romney. They increased spending, raised taxes, wrote regulations, and grew dependency. Extinction was only a matter of time.