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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Though his health returned , his spirits remained low . On 27 August 1847 his missionary companion and brother - in - law , Oliver Huntington , received a letter from his wife informing the two missionaries that “ Zina had gone to Salt ...
Oliver Huntington , writing of this incident in his autobiography , explained : “ Zina's husband took to himself another woman before he had returned from England to the Bluffs ... and ( Zina ) chose a guardian , who could supply her ...
Cannon returned from the trip convinced that Utah polygamists should leave the territory until statehood could be obtained . He believed the exiles could then return ng to a state government that would either allow polygamy or.
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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