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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11 The next morning , prior to Emma ' s afternoon arrival at the steamboat landing
, Clayton noted Joseph had spent the morning riding with sixteen - year - old
Flora Woodworth , an activity which was probably noticed by others as well .
Badger noted in his 12 February 1905 journal that “ from all I can learn , if
anything is done with Cowley and Taylor , by the leaders of the Church , it will be
because they are forced to do something . " Smoot suffered much pressure from
Respecting Emma ' s use of the Relief Society to curtail polygamy , Emily P .
Young noted : “ She took occasion from the President to work upon the sister ' s
feelings , and cause them to betray their brethren who were in polygamy and in
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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