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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When he asked her if she would burn a private letter he wanted to send to her , Emily replied that she could not accept it from him . But she reconsidered . On 4 March 1843 Smith sent a “ friend to plurality , ” Mrs. Elizabeth Durfee ...
Preparing to move south to the Sanpete Valley to establish a mill at Young's direction , Cook told Brigham that his " wife was nearly tired out and we wanted to get away as soon as we could . He said he had the advantage of me ...
The frenzy of killings in early 1975 put him again on the wanted list of Mexican and American authorities . A Mexican policeman finally arrested him on 2 March 1976. While he was in jail in Ensenada , members of a front organization ...
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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