Book of Mormon, Teaching
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.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Studies, Journal of Book of Mormon
"A Mesoamerican System of Weights and Measures? Did the ancient peoples of Mesoamerica use a system of weights and scales in measuring goods and their values?,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 8
, Article 8.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol8/iss2/8