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Modern Research and the Book of Mormon
|Title||Modern Research and the Book of Mormon|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1910|
|Authors||Ricks, Joel E.|
|Magazine||The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star|
|Date Published||28 July 1910|
|Keywords||Ancient America – Mesoamerica; Ancient America – South America; Apologetics; Archaeology; Book of Mormon Anachronisms; Cement; Elephant; External Evidence; Iron|
Ricks writes of various external evidences of the Book of Mormon that Joseph Smith, according to Ricks, would not have been aware of. He mentions the great ruins that have been discovered in Central and South America, evidence of iron, wool, cement, elephants, and domesticated horses, ox, sheep, and swine.
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