Establishing Zion: The Mormon Church in the American West, 1847-1869

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Signature Books, 1988 - Religion - 346 pages
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First few chapters were a little slow, but I really enjoyed the book so far. The chapters on the Indians were excellent. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Colonizing the Base
5
Survival
25
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Campbell was a professor of history at Brigham Young University until his death in 1986. He was a founding member and early president of the Mormon History Assocation.

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