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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On 16 August Clayton noted in his journal that Joseph told him “ since E [ mma ) came back from St. Louis she had resisted the P [ riesthood ) in toto & he ...
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 ...
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 ...
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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