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 Lake City
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 with ...
He too returned empty - handed . 13 President Smith , upon learning that both
Cowley and Taylor refused to testify in Washington , wrote Smoot on 9 April that “
Elders Taylor and Cowley have stated their own cases , and they will have to ...
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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
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Single best volume to understand the development of polygamy in Mormon history. Vollständige Rezension lesen