Zeniff’s Reign in Lehi–Nephi and Shilom
Recolonization of the Land of Nephi
Zeniff’s people inhabit the land.
Tensions arise between the people of Zeniff and the Lamanites.
A battle breaks out between the two groups, but Zeniff’s people, due to their faith, are victorious with a 3043 to 279 casualty ratio.
A period of reconstruction follows, in which Zeniff’s people strengthen their military and industrial powers; twenty two years pass in peace and prosperity.
King Laman dies, and his son assumes the throne.
The new king has sinister plans for the people of Zeniff.
Zeniff dispatches spies to learn of the Lamanites’ plans.
Zeniff makes preparations for war.
Zeniff tells his people the truth about the Lamanites regarding their history and political culture.
The Lamanites begin an attack.
Zeniff fights back, and is victorious.
Encounter with the Lamanites