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Journal of Mormon History (Winter 2014, Volume 40 No.1)

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2014

Seller ID: 58103

Condition: Very Good


Like New. ; ARTICLESThe People Are "Hogaffed or Humbugged": The 1851-52 National Reaction to Utah's "Runaway" Officers,Part 2, Ronald W. Walker and Matthew J. Grow "Smoot Smites Smut:" Apostle-Senator Reed Smoot's 1930 Campaign against Obscene Books, Michael Harold Paulos"Colegias Chilenes de los Santos de los Últimos Días": The History of Latter-day Saint Schools in Chile, Casey Paul Griffiths, Scott C. Esplin, Barbara Morgan, and E. Vance Randall "Redeemed from the Curse Placed upon Her": Dialogic Discourse on Eve in the Woma... View more info

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A Chosen People, A Promised Land Mormonism and Race in Hawaii

By: Aikau, Hokulani K.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press: 2012

Seller ID: 55914

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; A Chosen People, a Promised Land explores how Native Hawaiian members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints negotiate their place in this quintessentially American religion. Using the words of Native Hawaiian Latter-Day Saints to illuminate the intersections of race, colonization, and religion, this book examines Polynesian Mormon faith and identity within a larger political context of self-determination. ; 5.5" x 8.5"; 232 pages; 0816674620 View more info

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A Chosen People, A Promised Land Mormonism and Race in Hawaii

By: Aikau, Hokulani K.

Price: $35.00  $31.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press: 2012

Seller ID: 57274

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! No Dust Jacket as issued. ; A Chosen People, a Promised Land explores how Native Hawaiian members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints negotiate their place in this quintessentially American religion. Using the words of Native Hawaiian Latter-Day Saints to illuminate the intersections of race, colonization, and religion, this book examines Polynesian Mormon faith and identity within a larger political context of self-determination. ; 5.5" x 8.5"; 232 pages; 0816674612 View more info

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THINGS IN HEAVEN AND EARTH - The Life and Times of Wilford Woodruff, a Mormon Prophet

By: Alexander, Thomas G.

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 0

Seller ID: 26340

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; BEST BOOK AWARD, MORMON HISTORY ASSOCIATIONEVANS BIOGRAPHY AWARD, MOUNTAIN WEST CENTERWilford Woodruff converted to the LDS church in 1833, he joined a millenarian group of a few thousand persecuted believers clustered around Kirtland, Ohio. When he died sixty-five years later in 1898, he was the leader of more than a quarter of a million followers worldwide who were on the verge of entering the mainstream of American culture. Before attaining that status of senior church apostle at the death of John Taylor in 1886, Woodruff had been one of the fi... View more info

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INSIDE THE MIND OF JOSEPH SMITH - Psychobiography and the Book of Mormon

By: Anderson, Robert D.

Price: $49.95  $44.96

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 0

Seller ID: 26220

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; A troubled childhood. A difficult adolescence. How might these have affected the adult character of church founder Joseph Smith? Psychiatrist Robert D. Anderson explores the impact on young Joseph of his family's ten moves in sixteen years, their dire poverty, especially after his father's Chinese export venture failed, and his father's drinking. It is equally significant, writes Anderson, that Joseph's mother suffered bouts of depression. For instance, "for months" she "did not feel as though life was worth seeking" after two sist... View more info

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THIS NATION SHALL ENDURE

By: Benson, Ezra Taft

Price: $12.99  $11.69

Publisher: Archive Publishers: 2011

Seller ID: 30683

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; The Lord has decreed that this land should be "the place of the new Jerusalem, which should come down out of heaven, and the holy sanctuary of the Lord." (Ether 13:3) Here is our nation's destiny! To serve God's eternal purposes and to prepare this land and people for America's eventual destiny, He "established the Constitution of this land, by the hands of wise men whom [He] raised up unto this very purpose, and redeemed the land by the shedding of blood." (D&C 101:80.)No man, however brilliant and perceptive, shall have a complete perspect... View more info

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The Abundant Life

By: Brown, Hugh B

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Leatherwood Press: 2005

Seller ID: 31629

Condition: New


Brand New Book. ; The Abundant Life is perhaps the culminating work of one of the Lord's most devoted servants. Part compilation of talks and addresses, part scriptural musing, part philosophical argument, it reflects a lifetime of progressive self-mastery in the interest of gospel ideals. President Brown explores character, freedom, truth, God, science and religion. No reader can fail to be inspired by and uplifted by these vital messages. This book is one in the LDS Classic Paperback Library. These books are acclaimed LDS Doctrinal titles by trusted authorities on popular topics in affordabl... View more info

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THE SUM OF OUR PAST - Revisiting Pioneer Women

By: Busk, Judy

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 2004

Seller ID: 26329

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! Never been read! ; There are two stereotypes of pioneer women: the silently suffering, "submissive but sturdy" woman in "sunbonnet, baby at breast, rifle at the ready, dedicated to restoring civilization as rapidly as possible" and women like the Calamity Jane who "drank, smoked, and cursed and was handy with a poker deck, a six-gun, and a horse." These images are reinforced in art, literature, films, and inspirational literature. It begs the question of who these women really were. In 1993, Judy Busk decided to find out. ... View more info

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IN SACRED LONELINESS - The Plural Wives of Joseph Smith

By: Compton, Todd

Price: $41.95  $37.76

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 2001

Seller ID: 26218

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! Never been read! ; Beginning in the 1830s, at least thirty-three women married Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism. These were passionate relationships which also had some longevity, except in cases such as that of two young sisters, one of whom was discovered by Joseph's first wife, Emma, in a locked bedroom with the prophet. Emma remained a steadfast opponent of polygamy throughout her life. The majority of Smith's wives were younger than he, and one-third were between fourteen and twenty years of age. Another third were already married, and some of the... View more info

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LIFE EVERLASTING - A Definitive Study of Life after Death

By: Crowther, Duane S

Price: $11.00  $9.90

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 1970

Seller ID: 28249

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. DJ is chipped and worn. Previous owner's library stamp inside front cover. ; Life Everlasting is a fascinating examination of man's future life from the time of death until his entry into the heavenly realms. The book reaches beyond the commonplace to give profound new insights into the nature of the life to come. This book examines eyewitness accounts of more than 200 individuals who have ventured into the spirit world and have then returned to tell of their experiences. It also draws extensively from the scriptures and from the discourses o... View more info

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AS A THIEF IN THE NIGHT - The Mormon Quest for Millennial Deliverance

By: Erickson, Dan

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 0

Seller ID: 26167

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! Never been read! ; Jesus said, "This generation shall not pass away, till all be fulfilled, " meaning the end of the world if one reads the text literally. Three centuries later Church Fathers began to wonder if Jesus might have had some deeper meaning in mind, concluding over the next few centuries that when Christ enters the heart of a believer, this constitutes the Millennium, also that the holy Roman church is God’s kingdom on earth. Sixteenth-century Protestants challenged these doctrinal accommodations, but within a hundred years they had adopted the... View more info

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A SCULPTOR'S TESTIMONY IN BRONZE AND STONE - Sacred Sculpture of Avard T. Fairbanks

By: Fairbanks, Eugene F.

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Publishers Press: 1972

Seller ID: 43381

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Avard Tennyson Fairbanks's contribution to Mormon art is so vast and so familiar to Latter-day Saints that he all but defined Mormon aesthetics for the greater part of a century, along with just a few other prominent Mormon artists. Like his father, an "art missionary" to Paris, Avard studied abroad, then came home to express his faith in oil and bronze. Fairbanks is renowned for his monumental The Tragedy of Winter Quarters in Nebraska, four monuments on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, the Angel Moroni on four temples, and the frie... View more info

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An American Prophet's Record - The Diaires and Journals of Joseph Smith

By: Faulring, Scott H. (editor)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 1989

Seller ID: 36766

Condition: Very Good-


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; In his personal diaries Joseph Smith, the Mormon prophet, emerges as a believable and human religious leader, willing to allow both descendants and followers a complete look at his innovative beliefs and complex personality. "I enjoyed myself by my own fireside with many friends around me, " he recalled of a quiet moment at home. "I drank a glass of beer at Moisser's, " he dictated with equal frankness. An enthusiast for winter activities, Smith would often close his office whenever it snowed to go sledding with his son Fre... View more info

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AN AMERICAN PROPHET'S RECORD - The Diaires and Journals of Joseph Smith

By: Faulring, Scott H. (editor)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 1989

Seller ID: 26165

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; In his personal diaries Joseph Smith, the Mormon prophet, emerges as a believable and human religious leader, willing to allow both descendants and followers a complete look at his innovative beliefs and complex personality. "I enjoyed myself by my own fireside with many friends around me, " he recalled of a quiet moment at home. "I drank a glass of beer at Moisser's, " he dictated with equal frankness. An enthusiast for winter activities, Smith would often close his office whenever it snowed to go sledding with his son Frederick o... View more info

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THREE DEGREES OF GLORY

By: Flake, Lawrence R

Price: $7.00

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2006

Seller ID: 44589

Condition: Very Good


Cover has slight edge and corner wear. ; Draw closer to the Savior as you gain additional understanding of the writings in The New Testament. In this new volume, scholars Ed J. Pinegar and Richard J. Allen illuminate the meaning of these profound scriptures and show how to apply the doctrinal truths of these sacred books in our daily lives. Teachings and Commentaries on the New Testament includes: • Inspiring commentary on key scriptural passages• In-depth understanding on Gospel Doctrine reading assignments• Hundreds of carefully selected quotes from modern apostles, prophets, and Chu... View more info

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THE UNFORGIVEN - Utah's Executed Men

By: Gillespie, L. Kay

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 0

Seller ID: 26342

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; Since the days of "frontier justice" and "blood atonement, " Utah has struggled with issues of capital punishment. Years after the Mountain Meadows massacre, John D. Lee was shot to death seated on his coffin in a theatrical, media-conscious staging, while some fifty other perpetrators went unpunished. Despite pleas for clemency from the daughter of a Mormon church president and others, labor reformer Joe Hill was executed, due as much to corporate indignation as to the merits of the case against him. One of Utah's death row inmate... View more info

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DANISH APOSTLE - The Diaries of Anthon H. Lund

By: Hatch, John P. (editor)

Price: $120.00  $78.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 2006

Seller ID: 26191

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! Never been read! ++ ; "By the time Anthon Lund was born in Denmark in 1844, Søren Kierkegaard was already producing his ideas on existentialism and Hans Christian Andersen had just penned the tales that would make him world-famous. In this environment, Anthon—who was raised by his father and grandmother after his mother's death—became a voracious reader by the age of six. "Lund converted to Mormonism, immigrated to the United States, and became an apostle and later counselor to the LDS church president—also Salt Lake temple president and Church Histori... View more info

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In the World - The Diaries of Reed Smoot

By: Heath, Harvard S. (editor)

Price: $120.00  $78.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books: 1997

Seller ID: 26219

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! Never been read! ; No one was more surprised than Reed Smoot when he was called to the LDS apostleship at age thirty-eight. He had not held a previous church office of significance. Yet, as the son of one of Utah's wealthiest men and the husband of a ranking church leader's daughter, he was destined for prominence of some kind. His role would come to be that of an ambassador for the church in Washington, D. C. , rather than a strictly spiritual counselor. When he was first elected to the U. S. Senate in 1902, and during the ensuing hearings to challenge a Mormon's r... View more info

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Prisoner for Polygamy - The Memoirs and Letters of Rudger Clawson at the Utah Territorial Penitentiary, 1884-87

By: Larson, Stan

Price: $29.95  $26.96

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: 2012

Seller ID: 54484

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; Rudger Clawson (1857–1943) was the first Mormon convicted of being in violation of the Edmund–Tucker Act, which outlawed polygamy. Born into a polygamous family, Clawson married Florence Dinwoodey in August 1882, Lydia Spencer is March 1883, and eventually entered into a “post-Manifesto union” with Pearl Udall in 1904.Clawson, a prominent member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, served in the LDS Church as missionary, stake president, apostle, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, and counselor in the First Presid... View more info

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THE SKELETON IN GRANDPA'S BARN - And Other Stories of Growing Up in Utah

By: Layton, Stanford J. (editor)

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Signature Books:

Seller ID: 40591

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; If one thing stands out in Zack Lund's memories of his childhood In Salt Lake City, it is the loft of Grandpa's barn. It was strictly "off limits" to children; but for Zack and his cousins, Grandpa might as well have hung out a welcome sign inviting them to break in and see what was hidden there. ..All told, this anthology features eighteen priceless stories: some quirky and fun, otehrs informative and serious, but all engaging--nostalgic for when Utah was little more than a wide spot in the road, or as Robert Mikkelsen conveys in his reminiscence, when bo... View more info