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The Book of Mormon and the Charge "The Product of One Man of Mediocre Ability" - Part 1
|Title||The Book of Mormon and the Charge "The Product of One Man of Mediocre Ability" - Part 1|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1962|
|Authors||Burgon, Glade L.|
|Date Published||January 1962|
|Keywords||Apologetics; Book of Mormon Authorship; Grammar; Smith, Joseph, Jr.; Stylometry|
An apologetic work responding to claims that the Book of Mormon is the product of one man of mediocre ability. The author reports the finds of an analysis comparing the styles of different Book of Mormon writers and concludes that the different writers each have different styles. This supports Joseph Smith’s claim that he translated the work.
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