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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In a retrospective newspaper account months later , Martha Brotherton , a young
Nauvoo woman , reported that during the same week the debates were held she
was privately approached by Brigham Young and asked " were it lawful and ...
... subject , and God had given him all the blessings of Jacob , & c . , & c . and that
there was no sin in it whatever . " Robinson reported that Nancy " repulsed him
and was about to raise the neighbors if he did not unlock the door and let her out
Either he could respect his wife ' s wishes and remain monogamous , or he could
, as Joseph Smith did , ignore her objections and take plural wives without her
consent . 5 Kimball Young reported an account of a Mormon elder in St . George
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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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