Streaming af e- og lydbøger Stream e- og lydbøger Prøv gratis

Post-manifesto Polygamy

af

Du sparer 12% fra forlagets pris Du sparer 29% fra forlagets pris
Post-manifesto Polygamy
  • Forlagets pris kr. 339,95
  • Leveringstid 9-12 hverdage
  • Forventet levering 09-07-2018
Køb til medlemspris og få altid fri fragt.
Prøv 14 dage gratis (herefter 79,-/md.).

Læs mere om Saxo Premium her.
  • Op til 70% rabat
  • Fri fragt
  • Stream 30.000 e- og lydbøger
Bog, hardback (kr. 239,95) (kr. 299,95)
  1. Beskrivelse

    These letters among two women and their husband offer a rare look into the personal dynamics of an LDS polygamous relationship. Abraham ?Owen? Woodruff was a young Mormon apostle, the son of President Wilford Woodruff, remembered for the Woodruff Manifesto, which called for the divinely inspired termination of plural marriage. It eased a systematic federal judicial assault on Mormons and made Utah statehood possible. It did not end polygamy in the church. Some leaders continued to encourage and perform such marriages. Owen Woodruff himself contracted a secretive, second marriage to Avery Clark. Pressure on the LDS church revived with hearings regarding Reed Smoot?s seat in the U. S. Senate. After church president Joseph F. Smith issued the so-called Second Manifesto in 1904, polygamy and its more prominent advocates were mostly expunged from mainstream Mormonism. Owen Woodruff was not excommunicated, as a couple of his apostolic colleagues were. He and his first wife, Helen May Winters, had died suddenly that same year after contracting smallpox in Mexico. Owen Woodruff had often been ?on the underground,? moving frequently, traveling under secret identities, and using code names in his letters to his wives, while still carrying out his administrative duties, which, in particular, involved supervision of the nascent Mormon colonies in the Big Horn Basin of Wyoming.

  2. Yderligere info
    Udgivelsesdato:
    30-04-2009
    Sprog:
    Engelsk
    ISBN13:
    9780874217391
    Sidetal:
    280
    Vægt:
    476 g
    Højde:
    19 mm
    Bredde:
    159 mm
    Længde:
    235 mm
    Mærkat:
    Bog, hardback
    Målgruppe:
    For university college
    Format:
    Hardback
  3. Anmeldelser

    Kundernes boganmeldelser af Post-manifesto Polygamy

Fandt du ikke hvad du søgte?

Hvis denne bog ikke er noget for dig, kan du benytte kategorierne nedenfor til at finde andre titler. Klik på en kategori for at se lignende bøger.