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Brigham Young : American Moses

Author: Leonard J Arrington
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York : Distributed by Random House [date of distribution not identified] [1985] ©1985
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A biography of the Mormon leader who led his people to the American West where he founded a new society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arrington, Leonard J.
Brigham Young.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1985
(OCoLC)609289908
Named Person: Brigham Young; Brigham Young; Brigham Young; Brigham Young
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard J Arrington
ISBN: 0394510224 9780394510224
OCLC Number: 11443615
Notes: Errata slip inserted.
Description: xvii, 522, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Boyhood in Vermont and New York --
Conversion and commitment --
Ardent disciple, 1832-1834 --
Apostle --
The Missouri interlude --
The British mission --
Nauvoo --
City of Joseph --
The pioneer trek to the Great Basin --
To Zion, 1848 --
The colonizer president --
President of the Church --
Indians: friendship and caution --
Governor of Utah --
The "invasion" of Utah --
Babylon wars: Zion grows --
Governor and counselor --
Public image and private reality --
Protecting the kingdom --
Responding to the challenges of the 1870s --
The last year.
Other Titles: American Moses
Responsibility: Leonard J. Arrington.

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A biography of the Mormon leader who led his people to the American West where he founded a new society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

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