Book of Mormon, Geography, Mesoamerica, Archaeology
The timing of volcanic eruptions in the Veracruz area, where many scholars suggest the Book of Mormon may have taken place, is contemporary with events recorded in the Book of Mormon, thus providing further evidence of the authenticity of that book.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Studies, Journal of Book of Mormon
"Out of the Dust: When the Day Turned to Night,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 10
, Article 11.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol10/iss2/11