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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She was sealed to Joseph Smith by her brother Dimick on 11 December 1841 , though she continued to live with Buell until 1846 , when she left him to marry ...
4 The older Partridge girl was sealed to Smith on 8 March 1843. Emma Smith knew nothing of these relationships at the time , but two months later the ...
After Hyrum consented , Young revealed : “ Joseph had many wives sealed to him . I told him the whole story , and he bowed to it and wept like a child ...
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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