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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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- Dust Jacket


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

Condition: Very Good


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 and other primary sources, Professor Backman sketches for us the founding, growth, and development of Nauvoo. Discussed are ... 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

Condition: New


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introduction to this second volume, which makes available four of the best Mormon village studies, all previously unpublished.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. Together, they capture in rich detail the dayto- day life of mid-century Mormon villagers. Editor Howard Bahr’s afterword highl... 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

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


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 groundbreaking book, Richard Bennett teaches how the Lord carefully instructed the budding prophet in the saving principles and or... 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: New


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

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


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 his June 8 expulsion for having “lifted his hand against the municipality of God Almighty.” As the hawkish councilmen bec... 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

Condition: Very Good- with no Dust Jacket


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

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


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. The council's minutes had never been available until they were published by the Joseph Smith Papers in September 2016, meani... 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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


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.Among his many novel teachings and practices, none is more controversial than plural marriage, a restoration of the Old Testamen... 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

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


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 controversial than plural marriage, a restoration of the Old Testament practice that he accepted as part of his divinely appointed mis... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 3 - Theology

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $90.00  $81.00

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

Seller ID: 56095

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand New! ; Americans of Joseph Smith’s day, steeped in the stories and prophecies of the King James Bible, certainly knew about plural marriage; but it was a curiosity relegated to the misty past of patriarchs Abraham and Jacob, who never gave reasons for their polygamy. It was long abandoned, Christians understood, by the time Jesus set forth the dominating law of the New Testament. But how did Joseph Smith understand it? Where did it fit in the “restitution of all things” (Acts 3:21) predicted in the New Testament? What part did it play in the global ideology declared by this modern... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1 - History

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $34.95  $31.46

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2016

Seller ID: 58621

Condition: New


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 controversial than plural marriage, a restoration of the Old Testament practice that he accepted as part of his divinely appointed mis... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 2 - History

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $34.95  $31.46

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2016

Seller ID: 58622

Condition: New


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 controversial than plural marriage, a restoration of the Old Testament practice that he accepted as part of his divinely appointed mis... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 3 - Theology

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $25.95  $23.36

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

Seller ID: 58623

Condition: New


Brand New! ; Americans of Joseph Smith’s day, steeped in the stories and prophecies of the King James Bible, certainly knew about plural marriage; but it was a curiosity relegated to the misty past of patriarchs Abraham and Jacob, who never gave reasons for their polygamy. It was long abandoned, Christians understood, by the time Jesus set forth the dominating law of the New Testament. But how did Joseph Smith understand it? Where did it fit in the “restitution of all things” (Acts 3:21) predicted in the New Testament? What part did it play in the global ideology declared by this modern... View more info

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Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volumes 1,2,3 - Complete Set

By: Hales, Brian C.

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2016

Seller ID: 58624

Condition: New


Brand new softcover books! ; Complete 3 volume set. ; Vol. 1/3/2018; 6.25" x 9.25" View more info

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Joseph Smith - The Prophet and Seer

By: Holzapfel, Richard Neitzel and Jackson, Kent P.

Price: $29.99  $26.99

Publisher: Provo, UT, Religious Studies Center - Brigham Young University: 2010

Seller ID: 48210

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! ; In 2008, many of the foremost scholars on the life and teachings of Joseph Smith participated in a lecture series that provided fresh, faithful perspectives about the prophet. This book offers in print the transcripts of those lectures, which were published in an audio CD collection titled Joseph Smith’s Prophetic Ministry: A Year-by-Year Look at His Life and Teachings. Each chapter focuses on one year from 1830 to 1844, providing an overview of key events of that year and discussing a key doctrine or historical event tied to that year. * The book form... View more info

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The Assassination of Joseph Smith; Innocent Blood on the Banner of Liberty

By: Jenkins, Ryan C.

Price: $22.95  $17.21

Publisher: Cedar Fort Publishing & Media: 2015

Seller ID: 57616

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; Even the Prophet's most vehement critics—then and now—can at least agree on one thing: Joseph Smith was murdered in cold blood. This account begins in October 1838; Joseph is thirty-two years old and has less than six years to live. This fast-paced, driving narrative provides a factual account leading to the murder and is sure to capture the attention of Latter-day Saints and those not of the faith. ; 8.90 X 6 X 1 inches; 368 pages; 9781462116492 View more info

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Lost Apostles: Forgotten Members of Mormonism's Original Quorum of the Twelve

By: Marquardt, H. Michael & William Shepard

Price: $35.95  $32.36

Publisher: Signature Books: 2014

Seller ID: 56967

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand New Music CD. ; Before the LDS Church was organized, Joseph Smith received a revelation telling him that twelve men would be called as latter-day apostles. Their assignment would be to warn men and women that the end was near. Although the determination of who would fill these positions was delayed for five years, when it finally happened, God reiterated that these men were to “prune the vineyard for the last time” because the Second Coming was nigh. In fact, “fifty six years would wind up the scene,” they were told. Of the twelve men selected, nine would eventually be pruned f... View more info