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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Brigham and Zina's only child clarified the incident further : “ President Young told Zina D. if she would marry him she would be in a higher glory ” ( Firmage , 15 ) . Brigham himself provided the clearest insight into this situation ...
Brigham Young , as reported by Wilford Woodruff , prayed “ daily that the Lord will take away the reigns of government of the wicked rulers & put it into the hands of wise good ( men ) . ” In addition to dramatically reducing the size ...
Master's thesis , Brigham Young University , 1963 . Wyl , Wilhelm . Mormon Portraits , or the Truth About the Mormon Leaders , 1830-1886 . Salt Lake City : Tribune Printing and Publishing , 1886 . Young , Ann Eliza .
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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