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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Some of the speeches give evidence that in general knowledge in logic and in
rhetoric the so - called degraded ladies of Mormondom are quite equal to the
Women ' s Rights women of the East " ( in MS 32 [ 8 March 1870 ) : 151 ) . One
House debate on the bill began on 13 March . Apostle John Henry Smith , sent to
Washington to lobby against the act , followed the action closely , as did Utah
congressional delegate George Q . Cannon , who would lose his seat if the bill ...
Notes to Chapter 7 ' In a 1 March 1845 letter Isaac Scott wrote of this confusion : "
The Church is now divided , and part go for Sidney Rigdon and William Law , the
only Presidents left the Church . The other part hold to the Twelve , who ...
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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