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JOURNAL OF MORMON HISTORY (January 2017, Volume 43 No.1)

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2017

Seller ID: 58755

Condition: Very Good


Like New. ; The Rocky Road to Prophethood: William Bickerton's Emergence as an American Prophet The Nauvoo Exodus and Crossing the Ice Myths William Jarman: “That Anti-Mormon Apostle of the British Isles” “The Goliath of Their Cause”: The B. H. Roberts and William Jarman Debates in England, 1887–1888 Mormon Canonizing Authority and Women's Gender Theologies, 1890–1942In This World but Not of It: Conflicting Vietnam War Perspectives Within the Mormon Hierarchy ; Journal of Mormon History Series Series; 6" x 9"; 218 pages View more info

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Journal of Mormon History (Fall 2009, Volume 35)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2009

Seller ID: 58767

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Table of ContentsARTICLES--The Mormon Pavilion: Mainstreaming the Saints at the New York World’s Fair, 1964–65 Nathaniel Smith Kogan, 1--Preaching through Playing: Using Sports and Recreation in Missionary Work, 1911–64 Jessie L. Embry and John H. Brambaugh, 53--Ezra Taft Benson’s 1921–23 Mission to England Gary James Bergera, 85--Fanny Alger and Joseph Smith’s Pre-Nauvoo Reputation Brian C. Hales, 112--Educating the Lamanites: A Brief History of the LDS Indian Student Placement Program Brandon Morgan, 191--T... View more info

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THE EVENING AND THE MORNING STAR

By: N/A

Price: $44.95  $40.46

Publisher: Nauvoo, IL, Nauvoo Press: 2014

Seller ID: 57329

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! ; The Evening and the Morning Star was an early Latter Day Saint newspaper published monthly in Independence, Missouri, from June 1832 to July 1833, and then in Kirtland, Ohio, from December 1833 to September 1834. Reprints of edited versions of the original issues were also published in Kirtland under the title Evening and Morning Star. ; 8.25” x 10.75”; 197 pages View more info

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Journal of Mormon History (Summer 2009, Volume 35)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2009

Seller ID: 57197

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Last few pages show signs of water. ; ARTICLES--Conversion amid Conflict: Mormon Proselytizing in Russian Finland, 1861–1914 Zachary R. Jones, 1--The Forms and the Power: The Development of Mormon Ritual Healing to 1847 Jonathan A. Stapley and Kristine Wright, 42--Preserving the Record and Memory of the Female Relief Society of Nauvoo, 1842–92 Jill Mulvay Derr and Carol Cornwall Madsen, 88--The Reed Smoot Hearings and the Theology of Politics: Perceiving an “American” Identity Konden R. Smith, 118--Letters and Mail ... View more info

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THE SEER

By: N/A

Price: $39.95  $35.96

Publisher: Nauvoo, IL, Nauvoo Press: 2014

Seller ID: 57327

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! ; The Seer was an official periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints which first appeared in 1853 and was published throughout 1854.After the Church publicly acknowledged that it was teaching and practicing plural marriage at its September 1852 conference, President Brigham Young dispatched Orson Pratt to Washington, D.C., where he was asked to publish an apologetic magazine targeted at non-Mormons. The primary purpose of the magazine would be to explain and defend the principles of Mormonism.The first edition of The Seer was publis... View more info

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The Latter-day Saints Messenger and Advocate

By: N/A

Price: $59.95  $53.96

Publisher: Nauvoo, IL, Nauvoo Press: 2014

Seller ID: 57328

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! ; The Messenger and Advocate was established after a mob had destroyed the printing press of the The Evening and the Morning Star in Independence, Missouri on 20 July 1833, causing the Star to relocate to Kirtland. After a brief run, the Star was discontinued in favor of a uniquely Ohio newspaper, the Latter Day Saints’ Messenger and Advocate. Oliver Cowdery served as editor and the first issue was printed in October 1834.The May 1835 issue was the last with Cowdery as editor, because there was “other business and other duties, in which my services are re... View more info

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A PARLEY P. PRATT READER

By: (edited by) Szymanski, David J. ; Hitzhusen, Gerald L.

Price: $9.95  $8.96

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 25889

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; Long revered as one of the Church's leading proponents during its formative years, Elder Parley P. Pratt wrote a variety of insightful doctrinal and historical expositions. His "Autobiography," "Key to the Science of Theology," and "A Voice of Warning" are among his best known works and have received most attention by students. The three selections contained in this volume were originally published as pamphlets. The "History of the Late Persecution Inflicted by the State of Missouri upon the Mormons" was written durin... View more info

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Civil War Saints

By: Alford, Kenneth L. (editor)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2012

Seller ID: 55473

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover now blackened out. ; This timely volume begins with a detailed timeline that provides an excellent summary of U.S. and Utah Territory events associated with the war. The authors outline how the Utah War (1857-58) directly affected the Civil War, explore the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and the Mormons, and explain the history and use of Joseph Smith's "Civil War Prophecy." The authors share Civil War comments and correspondence by nineteenth-century Latter-day Saint Church leaders, recou... View more info

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS

By: Anderson, Edward H.

Price: $12.95  $11.66

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 25869

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; (Zion's Printing and Publishing, 1920.) First published in 1893, this book was one of the original histories published about the LDS Church and was probably its most popular. Unlike many others of the period, the author wrote this for adults. Beginning with Church foundations in New York and paying special attention to events in Kirtland, Jackson County, Missouri, Nauvoo, and the Utah Period--LDS history is traced through the date of the book's publication. This 1920 edition highlights then-current events through the administration of President Joseph F. S... View more info

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A Young Folk's History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

By: Anderson, Nephi

Price: $12.95  $11.66

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 1919

Seller ID: 13489

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; Tudying the history of the Church will implant in our boys and girls a love for its heroes, a loyalty to its principles, and an appreciation of its achievements. This history was published in 1919, therefore, it covers material through the administration of President Joseph F. Smith, and the beginnings of the administration of President Heber J. Grant. By a knowledge of the history of the Church, our young people will prize more highly that heritage given them of God and preserved for them by the sweat and blood of their fathers. Each chapter concludes with... 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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THE STEVENS GENEALOGY - Embracing Branches of the Family Descended From Puritan Ancestry, New England Families not Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneous Branches Wherever Found

By: Barney, Elvira Stevens

Price: $39.00  $35.10

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Skelton Pub. Co: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6665

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


Red hardcover with white writing. The cover is in overall very good condition with little wear to the edges and spine. Stickers that says the names have been submitted for temple work is on title page. ; Embracing Branches of the Family Descended From Puritan Ancestry, New England Families not Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneous Branches Wherever Found. Also included it the extended account of the line of descent from 1650 to the present time of the author. Family Names in the index include, Smith, Young, Ward, Wilcox, Yates, Wright, Sherman, Phelps, Pratt, and many other LDS chu... View more info

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ORSON HYDE - Missionary - Apostle - Colonizer

By: Barron, Howard H.

Price: $15.00  $13.50

Publisher: Bountiful, Ut, U. S. A., Horizon Publishers & Distributors, Incorporated: 1978

Seller ID: 10989

Condition: Very Good- in Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Sun faded spine. No markings or writing inside or out. ; No man, other than the Presidents of the Church, had more influence on Mormonism than Orson Hyde, Who served as President of the Quorum of the twelve longer than anyone else ever labored in that important calling. Here is a remarkable book which chronicles that life and accomplishments of that powerful ambassador for christ. Orson Hyde was an exceptional man, and his life makes facinating reading. He joined the church in 1831, one year after its organization. He was missionary companio to H... View more info

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The Best of The Prophet

By: Black, Susan Easton

Price: $21.95  $19.76

Publisher: 2014

Seller ID: 57082

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book with searchable DVD-Rom. ; Published for just one year, from May 1844 until May 1845, The Prophet is a key to understanding the Latter-day Saint experience in the East at that crucial time in LDS Church history. The pages are filled with news of Mormonism and the spread of the Latter-day Saint faith in New York, Pennsylvania, and other eastern states in the mid-1840s. Local news of interest to Latter-day Saint historians is presented against a backdrop of historical events, such as the United States presidential election of 1844, the Martyrdom of Joseph Smith and his... View more info

MARTYRS OF THE KINGDOM

By: Brewster, Hoyt W. Jr.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 1990

Seller ID: 9052

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- Dust Jacket


; Red hard cover in very good condition with image of Nauvoo Temple burning in the background. ; 6" x 9"; 178 pages; 0884947408 View more info

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LIFE OF A PIONEER - Being the Autobiography of James S. Brown

By: Brown, James S.

Price: $200.00  $180.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Geo Q. Cannon & Sons Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 58798

Condition: Good+ with no Dust Jacket


Red/brown cover is rubbed and edge worn. Ex-library with all the usual marks. Binding has been replaced. ; This is the original 1900 copy. ; 8vo; 520 pages; View more info

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Exploring the Connection between Mormons and Masons

By: Brown, Matthew

Price: $16.99  $15.29

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2009

Seller ID: 45914

Condition: New


Brand New DVD. DVD $16.99 Approx. 40 minutes. ; Why did Joseph Smith become a Freemason? How was Freemasonry introduced into Nauvoo, Illinois, in the early 1840s? Do the Masons really descend from the stonemasons who built King Solomon’s Temple? Is there an ancient relationship between the Masonic lodge rites and the Mormon temple ordinances? The subject of Joseph Smith and Freemasonry sparks a wide range of responses among Latter-day Saints, from curiosity to suspicion to outright excitement. In this fascinating documentary, trusted LDS scholars—including a past Grand Master of Masons i... View more info

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LIFE OF JOSEPH SMITH THE PROPHET

By: Cannon, George Q

Price: $16.00  $14.40

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1972

Seller ID: 27498

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ Dust Jacket


Pink DJ has white lettering. Some rubbing. Chipping. Green cloth hardcover very clean. Pages are tight and clean. Previous owner name inside front cover. ; "Life of Joseph Smith the Prophet comes with all the vividness of eyewitness account. Elder Cannon met the Prophet when George was a lad and came as a convert to Nauvoo, Illinois. From that moment forward he bore testimony to the divine call which had come to the Prophet and the truthfulness of the gospel message which he had been appointed by God, the Eternal Father, to restore the earth..." ; 6" x 9"... View more info

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LIFE OF JOSEPH SMITH THE PROPHET

By: Cannon, George Q

Price: $26.00  $23.40

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1972

Seller ID: 25941

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good Dust Jacket


Pink DJ has white lettering. Some rubbing. Chipping. Now in mylar protective cover. Previous owner name inside front cover. ; "Life of Joseph Smith the Prophet comes with all the vividness of eyewitness account. Elder Cannon met the Prophet when George was a lad and came as a convert to Nauvoo, Illinois. From that moment forward he bore testimony to the divine call which had come to the Prophet and the truthfulness of the gospel message which he had been appointed by God, the Eternal Father, to restore the earth..." ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 562 pages; 0877471487 View more info

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LIFE OF JOSEPH SMITH THE PROPHET

By: Cannon, George Q.

Price: $17.95  $16.16

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 25421

Condition: New


Brand New! ; The Life of Joseph Smith the Prophet is much more than a detailed biography of the events of Joseph Smith’s life; it’s also what Apostle George Q. Cannon thought and felt about the life of Joseph Smith—a man he knew well. The author’s passionate writing style combined with interviews from friends and associates of the Prophet and excerpts from historical documents create an insightful and compelling portrait of the first Prophet of this dispensation. After describing the martyrdom of the Prophet, Cannon’s closing tribute to Joseph reads: “The enemies of truth were sur... View more info