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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12 August 1843 meeting of the Nauvoo High Council , Dunbar Wilson " made
inquiry in relation to the subject of a plurality of wives , as there were rumors
about respecting it , and he was satisfied there was something in those remarks ,
and he ...
The group issued a prospectus for an opposition newspaper , The Nauvoo
Expositor , 10 May 1844 . Nauvoo citizens were forewarned that the paper would
advocate repeal of the Nauvoo Charter , 4 foster religious tolerance and freedom
... 190 , 195 - 98 , 201 , 209 - 10 , 258 , 260 106 Nashville , Tennessee , 233
National City , California , 215 Nauvoo , Illinois , 15 - 79 , 166 , 212 , 230 McGee ,
Increase and Maria Van Dusen , 44 , 237 McKay , David O . , 197 McKean ,
James B ...
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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