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|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1900|
|Secondary Authors||Lyman, Platte D.|
|Magazine||The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star|
|Date Published||6 December 1900|
|Keywords||Characters; Evidence; External Evidence; Great Flood; Language - Egyptian; Ten Commandments; Writing System|
The historical and religious portions of the Book of Mormon cannot be separated. External evidence verifies the historical portions. New York World reports a mound where a tablet inscribed with the Ten Commandments, “sarcophagi,” pottery and pictures that resemble that flood story, and characters resembling Egyptian and Assyrian writing were found.
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