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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113 Woodruff wrote of his hope for Utah statehood to his good friend William Atkin on 18 March 1889 : " We are now , politically speaking , a dependency or ward of the United States ; but in a State capacity we would be freed from such ...
One week later , in the 27 October 1889 Salt Lake Herald , Woodruff was asked , " What is the church attitude toward the law prohibiting polygamy ? " Woodruff replied , ' We mean to obey it . We have no thought of evading or ignoring it ...
Owen ( Woodruff ] was much opposed to anything against the principle which had given him birth and which would tend to obliterate it " ( ibid . , 6 April 1904 ) . On Sunday , April 7 , President Smith did indeed present a " Second ...
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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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