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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Even after Orson Pratt returned from his mission , Sarah kept the incident to herself . Public difficulties between Joseph and Orson did not surface until a year later . Bennett claimed the problems at this point resulted from Smith's ...
Ebenezer Robinson later remembered the excitement : " Apostle Pratt had been told Joseph wanted Orson's wife as his own plural wife and John C. Bennnett was accused of having committed adultery with his wife .
Being away from home on church assignment was a hallmark of dedication for Mormon males , and during the years 1839-68 , Orson Pratt was absent from his home for a total of nearly eleven years . Thirteen children were born 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
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