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The Mormon Experience A History of the Latter-day Saints by Leonard J. Arrington, Davis Bitton
  

The Mormon Experience A History of the Latter-day Saints

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The Mormon Experience A History of the Latter-day Saints by Leonard J. Arrington, Davis Bitton

The best history of the Latter-Day Saints addressed to a general audience now includes a new preface, an epilogue, and a bibliographical afterword. This is without a doubt the definitive Mormon history.--Library Journal.

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By far the most suitable work of its kind for classroom use. --Lawrence Foster, author of Religion and Sexuality: The Shakers, the Mormons, and the Oneida Community Arrington has worked heroically against activists
odds, bureaucracies

skullduggery, and the temptation simply to tire. No one alive can know as much of the Mormon story as he
... As the crisis continues, the Arrington-Bitton book will attract more, not less, attention. --Martin E. Marty, editor of The Christian Century By far the most suitable work of its kind for classroom use. --Lawrence Foster, author of Religion and Sexuality: The Shakers, the Mormons, and the Oneida Community Arrington has worked heroically against activists

odds, bureaucracies
skullduggery, and the temptation simply to tire. No one alive can know as much of the Mormon story as he

... As the crisis continues, the Arrington-Bitton book will attract more, not less, attention. --Martin E. Marty, editor of The Christian Century


About the Author

Leonard J. Arrington, former LDS Church Historian and director emeritus of the Joseph Fielding Smith Institute for Church History at Brigham Young University, is the author of Great Basin Kingdom and Brigham Young: American Moses. Davis Bitton, a professor of history at the University of Utah, is the author of Guide to Mormon Diaries and Autobiographies and Les Mormons.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st March 1992

Author

Leonard J. Arrington, Davis Bitton

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Publisher

University of Illinois Press

Format

Paperback
456 pages

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ISBN

9780252062360

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