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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One would think these brethren had rehearsed their pieces ” ( Joseph Musser Journal , 22 July 1909 ) . But some spoke their mind . The bishop of the Grantsville ( Utah ) Ward , for example , argued that “ no matter what policy the ...
Writing in his 19 October 1843 journal , Clayton noted that when Emma Smith found out that his plural wife ( sealed to him by Joseph Smith ) was pregnant , she was very upset . Joseph told him to “ keep her at home and brook it and if ...
Journal . LDS Archives . Edmunds , George F. “ Political Aspects of Mormonism . ” Harper's Magazine 64 ( January 1882 ) : 285-86 . Ehat , Andrew F. , and Lyndon Cook . The Words of Joseph Smith . Provo , Utah : Religious Studies Center ...
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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