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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Phelps added in a postscript to the letter that “ about three years after this was given , I asked brother Joseph , privately , how ' we , ' that were ...
I was his , before I came here , " she added in an 8 February 1902 statement . Brigham Young secretly sealed the two in February 1842 when Mary was eight ...
President Wilford Woodruff added in court testimony in 1893 that before the revelation on plural marriage was given in 1843 , " there could not have been ...
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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