doorgaan naar inhoud
Massacre at Mountain Meadows Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

Massacre at Mountain Meadows

Auteur: Ronald W Walker; Richard E Turley, Jr.; Glen M Leonard
Uitgever: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen  Meer lezen...
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre/Vorm: History
Nonfiction
Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Ronald W Walker; Richard E Turley, Jr.; Glen M Leonard
ISBN: 9780195160345 0195160347
OCLC-nummer: 220099516
Opmerkingen: Map on lining papers.
Beschrijving: xvi, 430 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Inhoud: Prologue: a picture of human suffering : Mountain Meadows, May 1859 --
Exiles from freedom : New York to the Iowa plains, 1830-1846 --
Peals of thunder : Utah, 1847-1857 --
No more submit to oppression : Silver Lake, July 24, 1857 --
Avoid all excitement, but be ready : Salt Lake City to Parowan, July 24-August 8, 1857 --
Preaching a military discourse : Southern Utah, August 9-21, 1857 --
A splendid train : Arkansas to Utah, emigration season, 1857 --
Restless and excited beings : Northern Utah, July-August 1857 --
We have better claim : Salt Lake to Fillmore, August 1857 --
Men have magnified a natural circumstance : Corn Creek to Parowan, late August-early September 1857 --
Make it an Indian massacre : Cedar City, July 24-September 5, 1857 --
A fearful responsibility : Cedar City and southwest, September 5-7, 1857 --
Finish his dirty job : Parowan to Mountain Meadows, September 7-10, 1857 --
Decoyed out and destroyed : Mountain Meadows, September 10-11, 1875 --
Too late to back water : Mountain Meadows to Cedar City, September 11-13, 1857 --
Epilogue: under sentence of death : Beaver to Mountain Meadows, March 20-23, 1877 --
Appendix A. The emigrants --
Appendix B. The emigrants' property --
Appendix C. The militiamen --
Appendix D. The Indians.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Ronald W. Walker, Richard E. Turley, Jr., Glen M. Leonard.
Meer informatie:

Fragment:

Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children.

Inhoudsopgave:

door: cwarden (WorldCat-gebruiker op 2008-08-25)

Prologue: A picture of human suffering: Mountain Meadows, May 1859 -- Exiles from freedom: New York to the Iowa Plains, 1830-1846 -- Peals of thunder: Utah, 1847-1857 -- No more submit to oppression: Silver Lake, July 24, 1857 -- Avoid all excitement, but be ready: Salt Lake City to Parowan, July 24-August 8, 1857 -- Preaching a military discourse: southern Utah, August 9-21, 1857 -- A splendid train: Arkansas to Utah, emigration season, 1857 -- Restless and excited beings: northern Utah, July-August 1857 -- We have better claim: Salt Lake to Fillmore, August 1857 -- Men have magnified a natural circumstance: Corn Creek to Parowan, late August-early September 1857 -- Make it an indian massacre: Cedar City, July 24-September 5, 1857 -- A fearful responsibility: Cedar City and southwest, September 5-7, 1857 -- Finish his dirty job: Parowan to Mountain Meadows, September 7-10, 1857 -- Decoyed out and destroyed: Mountain Meadows, September 10-11, 1857 -- Too late to back water: Mountain Meadows to Cedar City, September 11-13, 1857 -- Epilogue: Under sentence of death: Beaver to Mountain Meadows, March 20-23, 1877 -- Appendix A. The emigrants -- Appendix B. The emigrants' property -- Appendix C. The militiamen -- Appendix D. The indians.

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

Massacre at Mountain Meadows tells of the grim outcome without flinching and without excuse. Richard Bushman , Journal of Ecclesiastical History

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

U bent de eerste.
Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/220099516>
library:oclcnum"220099516"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/220099516>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:description"Massacre at Mountain Meadows offers the most thoroughly researched account of the massacre ever written. Drawn from documents previously not available to scholars and a careful re-reading of traditional sources, this gripping narrative offers fascinating new insight into why Mormons settlers in isolated southern Utah deceived an emigrant party with a promise of safety and then killed the adults and all but seventeen of the youngest children."@en
schema:description"Prologue: a picture of human suffering : Mountain Meadows, May 1859 -- Exiles from freedom : New York to the Iowa plains, 1830-1846 -- Peals of thunder : Utah, 1847-1857 -- No more submit to oppression : Silver Lake, July 24, 1857 -- Avoid all excitement, but be ready : Salt Lake City to Parowan, July 24-August 8, 1857 -- Preaching a military discourse : Southern Utah, August 9-21, 1857 -- A splendid train : Arkansas to Utah, emigration season, 1857 -- Restless and excited beings : Northern Utah, July-August 1857 -- We have better claim : Salt Lake to Fillmore, August 1857 -- Men have magnified a natural circumstance : Corn Creek to Parowan, late August-early September 1857 -- Make it an Indian massacre : Cedar City, July 24-September 5, 1857 -- A fearful responsibility : Cedar City and southwest, September 5-7, 1857 -- Finish his dirty job : Parowan to Mountain Meadows, September 7-10, 1857 -- Decoyed out and destroyed : Mountain Meadows, September 10-11, 1875 -- Too late to back water : Mountain Meadows to Cedar City, September 11-13, 1857 -- Epilogue: under sentence of death : Beaver to Mountain Meadows, March 20-23, 1877 -- Appendix A. The emigrants -- Appendix B. The emigrants' property -- Appendix C. The militiamen -- Appendix D. The Indians."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/323221386>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:genre"Nonfiction."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Massacre at Mountain Meadows"@en
schema:numberOfPages"430"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA870366>

Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.