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

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Alfred 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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User Review  - Texsain - LibraryThing

No Man Knows My History is well written and well documented. It is a scholarly work but readable by the average educated adult. Fawn M. Brodie was raised in an LDS family, but the work is not a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ruthette - Goodreads

When I'd learned that its publication eventually led to the author's excommunication from the LDS church, I became curious to see what all the fuss was about. Although LDS leaders may have found the ... Read full review


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