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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entry for the day pointedly says : “ Received a Revelation in the office in presence of Hyrum & Wm Clayton . ” And the 25 August 1843 entry in the History ...
He had obviously underestimated the ingenuity of his wife , who announced the next morning that she had received a revelation to “ shoot any woman who ...
On 11 January 1886 he received an anonymous letter from a member of the latter — and perhaps predominant - camp . “ You are hidden away and cannot know the ...
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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