Mormon Polygamy: A History
Signature Books, 1986 - 307 Seiten
An informative outline of the secret origins of Mormon polygamy, the peculiarities of the early practice, "unofficial" polygamous marriages at the turn-of-the-century and present-day fundamentalist Mormon groups which still practice polygamy.
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John C . Bennett evidently subscribed to this notion . Smith , according to his 1
July 1842 account in the Times and Season , received a letter shortly after
Bennett arrived in Nauvoo warning him that the doctor was a " very mean man ,
and had ...
The official church account of the incident also saw Bennett ' s actions of the day
as a plot to have Smith killed ( HC 5 : 4 ) . Though the conspiracy theory is
accepted by some , it is possible that Bennett was merely trying to enhance his
If you should tell , " Bennett quoted Smith , “ I will ruin your reputation ; remember
that . " According to Bennett , Sarah kept her word , though ensuing
circumstances made it difficult . Sarah later recalled the details herself : “ Shortly
after Joseph ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - wickenden - LibraryThing
Van Wagoner writes a compelling account of early Mormon polygamy. A fascinating look at how one modern American religion's culture evolved from it's beginnings with in the mid-1800's until it's ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - amydross - LibraryThing
A truly fascinating work. I bought this book in a mainline LDS-run bookstore, so I can only imagine that it must have been approved by the church hierarchy. That said, it appears to be irreproachably ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
THE RESTORATION OF ALL THINGS
STIRRINGS IN Nauvoo
PROTECTING THE LORDS ANOINTED
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