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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Bennett ' s promised expose , an open letter dated 15 July , detailed Smith ' s
polygamous proposals to several Nauvoo women , including Sarah Pratt , wife of
Apostle Orson Pratt , and Nancy Rigdon , daughter of Sidney Rigdon of the First ...
If you will never insult me again , " Sarah countered , “ I will not expose you
unless strong circumstances require it . " " If you should tell , " Bennett quoted
Smith , “ I will ruin your reputation ; remember that . " According to Bennett , Sarah
But Pratt ' s first wife , Sarah , did not view polygamy so idealistically . She
insisted that the first wife “ should be it , and resented her husband ' s affections
toward his other wives " ( " Elizabeth Ivins ” ) . Being away from home on church ...
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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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Single best volume to understand the development of polygamy in Mormon history. Vollständige Rezension lesen
THE RESTORATION OF ALL THINGS
STIRRINGS IN Nauvoo
PROTECTING THE LORDS ANOINTED
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