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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13 President Smith , upon learning that both Cowley and Taylor refused to testify
in Washington , wrote Smoot on 9 April that “ Elders Taylor and Cowley have
stated their own cases , and they will have to abide the results themselves .
17 Smoot wired the next day that he thought he would not be expelled . He also
informed the First Presidency , “ I have concluded in my own mind that public
announcement of resignations ( of Cowley and Taylor ] made at this late day
Carl A . Badger ' s 8 September 1905 journal entry also verifies the Lyman
incident . Regardless of whether Taylor and / or Cowley had been advised
against testifying , Smoot was relieved they did not come to Washington . In a 10
May 1906 ...
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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