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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The tight restrictions Lorenzo Snow had placed on new polygamy were greatly relaxed during the first three years of Joseph F. Smith's administration . From 1902 to April 1904 at least sixty - three plural marriages were sealed ...
But they were after bigger game in Joseph F. Smith , and his alleged complicity in the Cannon marriage offered a way to get at him . Abraham's plural wife Wilhelmina , who had threatened him with divorce on several occasions , told the ...
Joseph Smith and Polygamy . Salt Lake City : Modern Microfilm ... Clayton's Secret Writings Uncovered : Extracts from the Diaries of Joseph Smith's Secretary William Clayton . ... Taylor , John W. , to Joseph F. Smith , 16 March 1904.
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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