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The ‘Perfect Pattern’: The Book of Mormon as a Model for the Writing of Sacred History
|Title||The ‘Perfect Pattern’: The Book of Mormon as a Model for the Writing of Sacred History|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1991|
|Authors||Olson, Eric C.|
|Journal||BYU Studies Quarterly|
|Keywords||Historical Writing; History of the Restoration; Pattern|
The purpose of this article is to consider what pattern for historical writing, if any, the Book of Mormon contains and whether it is a "perfect pattern" for recording the history of the Restoration.
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