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William Peter Midgley
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The Table of Contents for the manuscript provides a glimpse into the scope and detail that The North America Model for the Book of Mormon addresses not only establishing the major and minor lands in the Base Model, but indicating the actual locations and logistics of most all of the cities and events throughout with Appendices identified by scriptural reference, subject and date.  Each Appendix includes a logistics map showing movements and place locations.

Page       Base Model

               Table of Contents

5              Prologue

6              Introduction

9              PART 1             Lehi’s Journey from Jerusalem to the land of promise

18            PART 2             Book of Mormon migrations by ocean to the land of promise

19            PART 3             River Sidon

25           PART 4              History and geography of the Book of Mormon - Base Model

29           PART 5              Scriptural analysis of The North America Model geography       

               Appendices

40           Appendix A      Hopewell Culture

41           Appendix B      Hopewell geography and the roads to Zarahemla

44           Appendix C      City and Valley of Gideon at river Sidon crossing

45           Appendix D      Lands of first inheritance in the land of promise                          

48           Appendix E      I NEPHI 2 & 16 – Lehi “In the borders”  600-592 B.C.

50           Appendix F      MOSIAH, ALMA & HELAMAN - Location of the city of Zarahemla                              

52           Appendix G      MOSIAH 9-22 – Geography of Zeniff, Noah and Limhi  200-120 B.C.

55           Appendix H      ALMA 2 – The Amlicites flee to Hermounts  87 B.C.

56           Appendix I       ALMA 5 AND MOSIAH 18, The land and waters of Mormon  83 B.C.

57           Appendix J       ALMA 8-15 – Alma’s journey to Melek and Ammonihah  82-81 B.C.

58           Appendix K      ALMA 16 – Ammonihah destroyed, Zoram defeats Lamanites  81-77 B.C.

59           Appendix L      ALMA 17 – The sons of Mosiah go to the land of Nephi  91-77 B.C.

60           Appendix M     ALMA 20-21 – The sons of Mosiah to Middoni  90–77 B.C.

61           Appendix N     ALMA 23-24 – The geography of the Anti-Nephi-Lehies  90–77 B.C.

62           Appendix O     ALMA 25 – Lamanites repent of warring against the Nephites  90-77 B.C.

63           Appendix P     ALMA 27 – Jershon is given to the Anti-Nephi-Lehies  77 B.C.

64           Appendix Q      ALMA 30 – The journeys of Korihor, the Anti-Christ  76-74 B.C.

65           Appendix R      ALMA 31-35 – Alma and brethren preach in Antionum   74 B.C.

66           Appendix S      ALMA 43 – Moroni heads off Zarahemnah at the river Sidon  74 B.C.

67           Appendix T      ALMA 44-46 – Moroni raises the Title of Liberty  74-72 B.C.

68           Appendix U      ALMA 47 – Amalickiah and the city of Nephi  72 B.C.

70           Appendix V     ALMA 48-50 – Amalickiah defeated at Ammonihah and Noah  72 B.C.

71           Appendix W      ALMA 50 – The people of Morianton headed off at the narrow pass  72-67 B.C.

72           Appendix X      ALMA 50-51 – The minor lands and cities  72-67 B.C.             

73           Appendix Y      ALMA 51 – Teancum defeats and kills Amalickiah   67-66 B.C.

74           Appendix Z     ALMA 52 – Teancum’s standoff at Mulek  66-64 B.C.

75           Appendix AA     ALMA 52 – Lamanites decoyed toward Bountiful  66-64 B.C.

77           Appendix BB   ALMA 53 & 56 – The two thousand stripling soldiers  64-63 B.C.

79           Appendix CC   ALMA 57-59 – Cities retaken in Manti and Nephihah is lost  63-62 B.C.

80           Appendix DD   ALMA 60-63 – Moroni and Pahoran defend their country  63-55 B.C.

82           Appendix EE    HELAMAN 1 – The battle for the city of Zarahemla  52-50 B.C.

84           Appendix FF   HELAMAN 3 – Nephites depart into the land northward  49-39 B.C.

85           Appendix GG   HELAMAN 4 –5 –The Lamanites possess the land of Zarahemla  38-30 B.C.

86           Appendix HH     3 NEPHI 1-4 -The Gadianton robbers 50 B.C. - 22 A.D.

89           Appendix II     3 NEPHI 8 – Terrible destruction in the land  34 A.D.

92           Appendix JJ     ETHER 7, 14 & 15 – Destruction of the Jaredites                          

94           Appendix KK     MORMON – Destruction of the Nephites   321-421 A.D.

97           Appendix LL    COMPOSITE MAP OF THE NORTH AMERICA MODEL

98           Postscript I       The Grande Tour of The North America Model for the Book of Mormon

102          Postscript II      Did Christ Appear to the People in Mesoamerica?

103          Potscript III     King Benjamin Speaks to the People From the Tower

106           Epilogue

107           References