Hugh Nibley and the “Heartland” model

Hugh Nibley and the “Heartland” model July 23, 2015


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Hugh W. Nibley, perhaps in the 1960s


Some proponents of the so-called “Heartland” model of Book of Mormon geography have attempted to recruit the late Hugh Nibley as a supporter of their views and an opponent of the Mesoamerican “limited geographical model” most prominently associated with John Sorenson.


As Matt Roper shows, that simply won’t fly:



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