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Books Books 41 - 50 of about 50 related to The Angel and the Beehive: The Mormon Struggle with Assimilation.   

Mormonism: The Story of a New Religious Tradition

Jan Shipps - History - 1987 - 211 pages
"Shipps has found a way to understand the Mormons that will truly please both believers and non-believers." New York Times Book Review"This may be the most brilliant book ever ...
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Differing Visions: Dissenters in Mormon History

Roger D. Launius, Linda Thatcher - Religion - 1998 - 416 pages
The first serious attempt to analyze the careers of converts who later left the Mormon church, this book contains selections about 18 Mormon dissenters--David Whitmer, Fawn ...
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The Mormon Question: Polygamy and Constitutional Conflict in Nineteenth ...

Sarah Barringer Gordon - Religion - 2002 - 337 pages
From the Mormon Church's public announcement of its sanction of polygamy in 1852 until its formal decision to abandon the practice in 1890, people on both sides of the "Mormon ...
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The Politics of American Religious Identity: The Seating of Senator Reed ...

Kathleen Flake - Law - 2004 - 238 pages
Between 1901 and 1907, a coalition of Protestant churches sought to expel newly elected Reed Smoot from the Senate for being a Mormon. Here, Kathleen Flake shows how the ...
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Exiles in a Land of Liberty: Mormons in America, 1830-1846

Kenneth H. Winn - History - 1990 - 300 pages
Using the concept of "classical republicanism" in his analysis, Kenneth Winn argues against the common view that the Mormon religion was an exceptional phenomenon representing ...
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One Nation Under Gods: A History of the Mormon Church

Richard Abanes - Religion - 2003 - 672 pages
Founded in 1830, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was initially perceived as a movement of polygamous, radical zealots; now in parts of the U.S. it has become ...
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I Am a Latter-Day Saint (Mormon)

Gayla Wise - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1999 - 24 pages
A young member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints explains the beliefs and practices of his religion.
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Transformation of the Mormon Culture Region

Ethan R. Yorgason - History - 2003 - 261 pages
In the late nineteenth century the Mormon "culture region" of the American West was considered radical, characterized by sexual immorality, communalism, and anti-Americanism ...
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