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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She became the wife of Brigham Young ” ( Huntington , “ History ” ) . 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 ...
4 But church leaders feared Lincoln ' s administration . 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 ) .
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 . Wife Number 19 ; or
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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