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Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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I appreciated the great amount of research and detail that went into writing this book. Seeing Joseph Smith as a regular person definitely helped strengthen my testimony of him as a prophet. However ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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It has been ten years since Bushman wrote this biography of Joseph Smith, attempting to become the definitive narrative, replacing Fawn Brodie's 1945 biography. Bushman takes on the difficult task of ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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This book took me awhile to get through but not because I didn't love it. It was a really thick book with lots of interesting information. Reading this book made me realize how little I knew about ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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A dense book. I felt like I finally was able to see the personality of Joseph, Emma, Sydney Rigdon, and others without it being a romantic/imaginative reconstruction. I now have a sense for who they ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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My husband read this and updated me along the way. It's real church history that you're never told in church by an active LDS Historian Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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Richard Bushman's biography of Joseph Smith is a very long book for a casual (and slow) reader like me. It took me nearly a year to get through, but it was a journey worth pursuing. Bushman is a ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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This book is not for everyone. For me, as a lifelong member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, it was a must read. I really felt the need for a comprehensive picture of Joseph Smith's ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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This book is not for everyone. For me, as a lifelong member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, it was a must read. I really felt the need for a comprehensive picture of Joseph Smith's ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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I have to say that this is one of the best-most complete-biographies I have ever read regarding Joseph Smith. His life is captivating, exciting, sorrowful, and intriguing all at the same time. I found ... Read full review

Review: Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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Joseph Smith went through so much! The book itself was a complicated read but I found myself heart-breakingly mesmerized by his story and constantly planning my day and thoughts around what I hoped ... Read full review


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