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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Apostle Abraham H. Cannon noted in his 5 April 1894 diary that both George Q. Cannon and Wilford Woodruff approved of such arrangements . “ I believe in concubinage , " George Q. is recorded as saying , " or some plan whereby men and ...
He emphasized that it was George Q. Cannon's promise that made it possible for the Cullom - Strubble Bill to be " held back - with the certainty that it would never become law if we met the nation half way .
Woodruff , Marriner W. Merrill , John Henry Smith , Anthon H. Lund , and perhaps even George Q. Cannon and Joseph F. Smith were involved in sealing plural marriages not only in Mexico but also in Canada and the United States during this ...
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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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