New Evidence for the Book of Mormon

Title

New Evidence for the Book of Mormon

Magazine

Improvement Era

Publication Type

Magazine Article

Year of Publication

1962

Authors

Pagination

456–459

Date Published

June 1962

Volume

65

Issue Number

6

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Bibliographic Citation

Petersen, Mark E. "New Evidence for the Book of Mormon", Improvement Era, Vol. 65. no. 6 1962:456–459.

Abstract

This article cites the studies of numerous scientists and anthropologists (especially Thor Heyerdahl) that seem to confirm the general LDS belief that Polynesians migrated from the Americas.

Transoceanic Voyage
Anthropology
Polynesia
External Evidence
Transoceanic Contact

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