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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If they do , I tremble for my country ” ( Woodruff to Broadhead ) . Woodruff wrote of
his hope for Utah statehood to his good friend William Atkin on 18 March 1889 : “
We are now , politically speaking , a dependency or ward of the United States ...
in his 9 September diary that Woodruff said , “ I feel that it is not proper for any
marriages of this kind to be performed in the territory at the present time . ”
Cannon then noted that Woodruff had " intimated , however , that such marriages
might be ...
A Reexamination of the Woodruff Manifesto in the Light of Utah Constitutional
History . ” Utah Historical Quarterly 39 ( Fall 1971 ) : 328 - 49 . Wood , George
Cotton . Diary . LDS Archives . Wood , Marriner . Journal . LDS Archives .
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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