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
In terms of research, this book is fantastic. - Goodreads
Her account is easy to read and one does not ever get t - Goodreads
Well written and precise in it's research. - Goodreads
Well researched and worth the time to read. - Goodreads

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Very engaging history. Of all the histories of Joseph Smith that I've read, this made me feel most intimate with him as a person. However, the author seemed too willing to presume to know his motives and underlying psychology. Read full review

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User Review  - Jason Townsend - Goodreads

Ever since the now classic South Park episode I've nurtured a continuing interest in Mormonism. Beyond the audacity of the whole thing I suppose the blending of American frontier history, and the ... Read full review

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