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Notes and Communications: The Marketplace
|Title||Notes and Communications: The Marketplace|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1995|
|Authors||Hunt, Jr, Wallace E.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Type of Article||Notes and Communications|
|Keywords||Book of Mormon Geography; Culture; Economics; Marketplace; Mesoamerica; Nephi (Son of Helaman)|
The small detail of the “chief market” mentioned in the story of Nephi’s prayer on his tower (Helaman 7:10) corresponds well to what is known of marketplaces in ancient Mesoamerica.
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