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Out of the Dust
|Title||Out of the Dust|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2001|
|Secondary Authors||Sorenson, John L.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Type of Article||Out of the Dust|
|Keywords||Archaeology; Ecology; Horses; Language; Mesoamerica; Script; Semitic|
Evidence suggests that ancient Mesoamericans may have had horses. Excavations have produced horse bones that archaeologists believe date to before the Spanish Conquest.
The article also mentions an artifact found in Bolivia that may have characters in a Semitic script. Locals have asked for assistance in examining the piece, but it is not yet clear whether it is relevant to the Book of Mormon.
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