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Near Eastern Weapon Parallels
|Title||Near Eastern Weapon Parallels|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1999|
|Secondary Authors||Sorenson, John L.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Mesoamerica; Sword; Warfare; Weaponry|
Parallels between sickle swords and two-bladed knives in ancient Mesoamerica and the Near East may strengthen the possibility of some historical link between the areas. Similarities in weapons terminology may also lead to fruitful research.
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