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Sheep and Goats in the Book of Mormon

TitleSheep and Goats in the Book of Mormon
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsMiller, Wade E.
Book TitleScience and the Book of Mormon: Cureloms, Cumoms, Horses and More
PublisherKCT & Associates
CityLaguna Niguel, CA
KeywordsAncient America – Mesoamerica; Ancient America – North America; Book of Mormon Anachronisms; Goat; Paleontology; Sheep; Wild Goat

Miller discusses the "goats" and "wild goats" of the Book of Mormon text in the context of native species present in the Americas. Human interaction with sheep and goats before European contact seems to be established by evidence from petroglyphs.