Near Eastern Weapon Parallels

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Vol: 8, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
1999
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https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol8/iss1/8; https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1206&context=jbms
Author(s):
Studies, Journal of Book of Mormon
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Book of Mormon; Teaching
article description
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.