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 - 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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