Ezra Taft Benson: A Biography
Deseret Book Company, 1987 - 565 Seiten
Ezra Taft Benson (1899- ) was born in Whitney, Idaho to George Taft Benson, Jr. and Sarah Sophia Dunkley. He was the great-grandson of LDS Apostle Ezra T. Benson (1811-1869). During his active and impressive career, Benson has been a farmer, businessman, Secretary of Agriculture during the Eisenhower administration as well as a General Authority in the LDS Church. In 1943 Ezra Taft Benson was was called into the Quorum of Twelve Apostles by Heber J. Grant. At the death of Spencer W. Kimball in 1986, Ezra Taft Benson became the thirteenth President of the LDS Church. He and his wife, Flora Smith Amussen (1901-1992) were the parents of six children.
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But I ' ve never even seen Eisenhower , much less met him . " 2 On Saturday ,
Ezra and Mark E . Petersen traveled to Provo to divide the Sharon Stake and form
what would be the Church ' s 200th stake . It was there that Flora reached Ezra by
And President McKay had counseled him to assess the spirit of what Eisenhower
had to say . These thoughts were rushing through his mind as the door opened .
He was unprepared for his first impression of Eisenhower . He wrote in his ...
A June 1955 Gallup poll indicated that should Eisenhower run for reelection the
following year , he would have 57 percent of the Southern vote . Eisenhower ' s
popularity in the South was due in large measure to Ezra Taft Benson , according
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This and Ezra Taft Benson's own Crossfire: the Eight Years with Eisenhower explain why I will never be a Democrat, though I like and admire many Democrats. An outstanding biography of much-maligned but very good man. Vollständige Rezension lesen
A Rich Heritage
A Boy from Whitney
Man of the House
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