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Lehi in the Desert, Part I—The Problem
|Title||Lehi in the Desert, Part I—The Problem|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1950|
|Authors||Nibley, Hugh W.|
|Date Published||January 1950|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Arabia; Egyptology; Jerusalem (Old World); Lehi (Prophet); Lehi's Trail; Wilderness|
This series is a classic reflection on Lehi’s world in Arabia: poetry, tree of life, family affairs, politics, imagery, travel, tents, and foods. It comprises one of the first attempts to test the Book of Mormon against known geographical and cultural details in the regions where Lehi probably traveled in the Old World. The first part introduces the problem and Nibley's argument.
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