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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Young's telegram reached President Taylor on 27 February 1887 , shortly after the church president had been informed of the death of his wife Sophie .
As church president , Joseph F. Smith later explained how President Woodruff avoided duplicity in authorizing new plural marriages outside of the United ...
Quorum president Francis M. Lyman wrote back one week later to advise ... Utah for the Christmas holidays and on 1 January 1906 met with President Smith .
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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