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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Addressing the Saints on 25 August , he admonished the Twelve and others to “
support the character of the Prophet , the Lord ' s anointed . ” He lashed out at “ O
[ rson ) Pratt and others of the same class ( who ) caused trouble by telling ...
A History Richard S. Van Wagoner. large cash payments with major newspapers
. Apostle Heber J . Grant noted in his 12 August 1887 diary that “ President
Cannon stated that the parties with whom they were negotiating could secure . . .
An additional reason the 1835 marriage statement receives little attention despite
its dignified status as the present law of the church is that Joseph Smith was not
present during the 17 August general assembly which voted on the measure .
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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
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - bibliostuff - LibraryThing
Single best volume to understand the development of polygamy in Mormon history. Vollständige Rezension lesen