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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[A]nd no man shall know it from me" (Joseph Smith Collection, LDS Archives).
7Smith's interest in Nancy Rigdon had apparently been noticed by her father
during the Kirtland years. Clark Braden testified in a court case that a "bitter
Robinson added that Smith was so upset over the incident that he had a talk with
Angeline, but "she would not give him any ... 4Elizabeth Davis Durfee was sealed
by proxy to Joseph Smith on 22 January 1846 in the Nauvoo Temple (Quinn, ...
Smith, Joseph, Jr. Collection. LDS Archives. , Oliver Cowdery, Sidney Rigdon,
Frederick G. Williams, comps. Doctrine and Covenants of the Church of Jesus
Christ ofLatter-Day Saints: Carefully Selected from the Revelations of God.
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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