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TitleAztec Fasts
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1942
AuthorsDibble, Charles E.
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number2
Date PublishedFebruary 1942
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Fasting; Native Americans – Aztec

A series of brief comments in which the author presents archaeological findings, architectural notes, and myths and legends that deal indirectly with the Book of Mormon. Dibble discusses the wheel, ancient irrigation methods, metals, Mexican and Mayan codices, Quetzalcoatl, ancient buildings, and numerous other related items. The ninth part covers the practice of fasting among the Aztecs.