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School of the Prophet - Joseph Smith Learns the First Principles, 1820-1830

By: (None Found)

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2010

Seller ID: 55640


Brand new hardcover book! ; How does the Lord "bring up" a prophet? If Joseph Smith was to be the Lord's instrument for the Restoration, the message of the gospel needed to be reflected in the life of the messenger. But what began in 1820 in a grove of trees in upstate New York didn't result in the formation of the Church for another decade. Important events transpired during this period, but do we understand why it took ten years? In this fascinating and groun... View more info

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Looking for Lincoln in Illinois Lincoln's Springfield

By: Andreasen, Bryon C. & Guy C. Fraker

Price: $19.95  $17.96

Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 57652


Brand new softcover book! ; Presenting fifty Abraham Lincoln stories—some familiar and beloved, some fresh and unexpected—Looking for Lincoln in Illinois: Lincoln’s Springfield is a carefully researched, richly illustrated guide to the Springfield, Illinois, locations on the Looking for Lincoln Story Trail. Created by the Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition, this trail consists of more than two hundred illustrated storyboards posted at sites o... View more info

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EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS OF THE RESTORATION

By: Backman, Milton V., Jr.

Price: $16.00  $14.40

Publisher: Orem, Ut, U. S. A., Grandin Book: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13767


Signed and inscribed by author inside front cover. Brown DJ with illustration on front cover. Minoe corner wear. Otherwise book is in good condition, pages are nice, tight, and clean. ; This book is a collection of the eyewitness testimonies of the men and women who participated in the birth of mormonism. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 239 pages; 0910523045 View more info

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PEOPLE AND POWER OF NAUVOO Themes from the Nauvoo Experience

By: Backman, Milton Vaughn Jr.

Price: $9.50  $8.55

Publisher: Sandy, Ut, U. S. A., Greg Kofford Books: 2002

Seller ID: 14301


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Between May 1839 and September 1846, Latter-day Saints gained spiritual strength that enabled them to eventually become a mighty people in the midst of the Rockies. Before gathering near the crescent bend of the Mississippi, Latter-day Saints had experienced a refiner’s fire. That purification continued as these converts directed their attention from worldly gain to spiritual pursuits in Nauvoo. Drawing on numerous journals... View more info

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Four Classic Mormon Village Studies

By: Bahr, Howard M.

Price: $39.95  $35.96

Publisher: University of Utah Press: 2014

Seller ID: 56968


Brand new hardcover book! No Dust Jacket as issued. ; Saints Observed: Studies of Mormon Village Life, 1850–2005 serves as a comprehensive introduction to this second volume, which makes available four of the best Mormon village studies, all previously unpublished. These postwar village studies differ substantially from earlier village studies initiated by Nelson’s work and offer in-depth investigations by observers who lived and participated in village life. Toge... View more info

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School of the Prophet - Joseph Smith Learns the First Principles, 1820-1830

By: Bennett, Richard

Price: $21.99  $19.79

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2010

Seller ID: 49463


Brand new hardcover book! ; How does the Lord "bring up" a prophet? If Joseph Smith was to be the Lord's instrument for the Restoration, the message of the gospel needed to be reflected in the life of the messenger. But what began in 1820 in a grove of trees in upstate New York didn't result in the formation of the Church for another decade. Important events transpired during this period, but do we understand why it took ten years? In this fascinating and groun... View more info

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Nauvoo - Gateway to the West

By: Blum, Ida

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Carthage, IL, Ida Blum (Self Published): 1974

Seller ID: 39098


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Signed by author on the title page. ; Biographies of many early LDS men and Women who lived in ANuvoo. Biographical sketches of Nauvoo Occupations. ; 8.5" x 11"; 153 pages View more info

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Nauvoo - An American Heritage

By: Blum, Ida

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Carthage, IL, Ida Blum (Self Published): 1969

Seller ID: 52571


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; ; 8.5" x 11"; 69 pages View more info

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Approaching Antiquity; Joseph Smith and the Ancient World

By: Blumell, Lincoln H. & Matthew J. Grey & Andrew H. Hedges

Price: $31.95  $23.96

Publisher: Deseret Book: 2015

Seller ID: 57759


Brand new hardcover book! ; A collection of essays by prominent LDS scholars—including Richard Bushman and David Holland—Approaching Antiquity discusses the interest in the ancient world shared by Joseph Smith and the early Latter-day Saints. Topics include Joseph Smith's fascination with the ancient Americas, his interaction with the Bible, his study of Hebrew and Greek, his reading of Jewish and Christian apocryphal writings, and his work with the Book o... View more info

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Nauvoo Marriages; Proxy Sealings 1843-1846

By: Cook, Lyndon W.

Price: $48.00  $43.20

Publisher: Grandin Book Company: 2004

Seller ID: 57790


Brand new hardcover book! ; ; 6.75" x 9.5"; 228 pages; 091052386X View more info

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The Nauvoo City and High Council Minutes

By: Dinger, John S.

Price: $49.95  $44.96

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 2011

Seller ID: 53990


Brand new hardcover book! ; Two incidents are particularly dramatic in this volume, thanks to the careful work of clerks who took the minutes, bringing to life some key moments in LDS history. One of the most memorable meetings of the city council occurred on June 10, 1844; the minutes capture the emotions as members debate whether to detroy the opposition newspaper, the Nauvoo Expositor. The publisher of the paper, Sylvester Emmons, had been a councilman until ... View more info

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NAUVOO The Saga of a City of Exiles--The Passions That Built and Destroyed It

By: French, James R.

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Randall Book: 1982

Seller ID: 15000


Cover slightly edge worn. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall good condition. ; 6" x 9"; 305 pages; 0934126275 View more info

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The Council of Fifty What the Records Reveal about Mormon History

By: Grow, Matthew J. & R. Eric Smith

Price: $21.95  $17.56

Publisher: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University: 2017

Seller ID: 58461


Brand new hardcover book! ; Three months before his death, Joseph Smith established the Council of Fifty, a confidential group that he believed would protect the Latter-day Saints in their political rights and one day serve as the government of the kingdom of God. The Council of Fifty operated under the leadership of Joseph Smith and then Brigham Young, playing a key role in Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and in preparing for the Mormon exodus to the West.... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1 - History

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $80.00  $72.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2013

Seller ID: 56093


Previous owner name inside front cover marked out, else is like new. ; Few American religious figures have stirred more passion among adherents and antagonists than Joseph Smith. Born in 1805 and silenced thirty-nine years later by assassins’ bullets, he dictated more than one-hundred revelations, published books of new scripture, built a temple, organized several new cities, and became the proclaimed prophet to tens of thousands during his abbreviated life.Amo... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 2 - History

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $125.00  $112.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2013

Seller ID: 56094


Brand New! ; Few American religious figures have stirred more passion among adherents and antagonists than Joseph Smith. Born in 1805 and silenced thirty-nine years later by assassins’ bullets, he dictated more than one-hundred revelations, published books of new scripture, built a temple, organized several new cities, and became the proclaimed prophet to tens of thousands during his abbreviated life.Among his many novel teachings and practices, none is more controver... View more info