No Man Knows My History: The Life of Joseph Smith, the Mormon Prophet

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A.A. Knopf, 1945 - Mormon Church - 476 pages
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The classic biography of the founder of the Mormon church, this book attempts to answer the questions that continue to surround Joseph Smith. Was he a genuine prophet, or a gifted fabulist who became enthralled by the products of his imagination and ended up being martyred for them?

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Brodie is an excellent writer and thorough historian. - Goodreads
Flawed research is evident, but I enjoyed the read. - Goodreads
Historicaly, her research was impressive. - Goodreads
Her account is easy to read and one does not ever get t - Goodreads
In terms of research, this book is fantastic. - Goodreads
Well written and precise in it's research. - Goodreads

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This is an incredibly well researched and documented biography. It's a historical look into the life of Joseph Smith and the formation of the book of mormon and the LDS church. If you're currently a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth Johnson - Goodreads

More interesting than I expected, although somewhat tedious at points. Gave a broad look at national events, opinions, and trends at the time when Joseph Smith started coming of age - which provided a ... Read full review

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