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American massacre : the tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857

Author: Sally Denton
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An analysis of the September 1857 massacre of a gold-laden wagon train of settlers passing through Utah draws on historical records to argue that Brigham Young and members of the Mormon Church played key roles in the crime.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Denton, Sally.
American massacre.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2003
(OCoLC)606976920
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Denton
ISBN: 0375412085 9780375412080 0375726365 9780375726361
OCLC Number: 51086893
Description: xxiii, 306 pages : map ; 25 cm
Contents: Jacob Hamblin's ranch, September 11, 1857 --
The cairn, August 3, 1999 --
pt. 1. The gathering --
Palmyra, 1823 --
Kirtland/Far West, 1831 --
Nauvoo, 1840 --
Winter quarters --
Council Bluffs, 1846 --
Salt Lake City, August 24, 1849 --
Sevier River, October 26, 1853 --
pt. 2. The passage --
Harrison, March 29, 1857 --
Deseret, August 3, 1857 --
The southern trail, August 8-September 4, 1857 --
Mountain meadows, September 7-11, 1857 --
pt. 3. The legacy --
Deseret, September 12, 1857 --
Camp Scott, November 16, 1857 --
Cedar City, April 7, 1859 --
Mountain Meadows, May 25, 1861 --
Mountain Meadows, March 23, 1877 --
Mountain Meadows aftermath --
Lonely Dell, January 22, 2002.
Responsibility: Sally Denton.
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An analysis of the September 1857 massacre of a gold-laden wagon train of settlers passing through Utah draws on historical records to argue that Brigham Young and members of the Mormon Church played key roles in the crime.

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